James Earl Ford

February 2, 1941 ~ March 17, 2021 (age 80)


Capt. James E. "Tex" Ford (Ret.) age 80, formerly of Bedford, Texas passed away on March 17, 2021 In Greenville, Texas. Born in Hugoton, Kansas and graduated from St. Joseph's military academy in 1959. Served in the U.S. Army and later made his career as an airline pilot. A beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. 

Survived by his daughter, Shawnda Ford-English and husband Ken; Stepdaughters, Debbie and Donna Mead; Son James D. Ford and his wife Mary Anne: Sister Kathy Dale and her husband Bill; Stepsister Lynn Haiar and her husband Paul. Brother's Lex Ford  and his wife Melissa and Tommy Ford and his wife Yvonne; grandson, Zack and Ryan Duke; Zack and Josh Ford and many nieces and nephews. 

He was proceeded in death by his wife Linda Ford  and wife Barbara Ford: Son Scott Ford: father James C. Ford and wife Barbette: Mother Evelynn Ford: Brother Terry Ford. 

Memorial Service will be held at a later date.



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