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Billy J. Ford

Billy J. Ford, 68, a resident of Okmulgee died in Tulsa on Friday, November 26, 2004. He was born in Amherst, Texas on January 5, 1936 to Anderson Ernie and Zera D. (Thompson) Ford. Mr. Ford worked as a building contractor. His parents, a brother A.E. Ford and a grand daughter Veronica Bennett, preceded him in death. Billy was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

Survivors include his wife Flora J. Ford of the home, five daughters, Valerie Wall of Cleveland, Texas, Anna Marie Bennett, Okemah, Susan Jane Curry Cleveland, Texas, Laurie Dawn Harrison and Terri Lynn Ford both of Citrus Heights, California, two brothers M.R. Ford of Yuma, Arizona and Virgil Ford of Hobbs, New Mexico, one sister Ruth Friend of Yuma, Arizona, 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

No services are planned. McClendon-Winters Funeral Home, Okmulgee is in charge of arrangements.