She attended Community Chapel Church.
She is survived by one son, Alvin Ford of Calvert City; one daughter, Debra Gail McLeod of Calvert City; three grandchildren, Dexter McLeod, Paisley McLeod and Mickey Ford; one great grandchild, Hadley Ford; and one sister, Audrey Cross of Benton.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George Eugene “Gene” Ford; one sister, Charlene Cross; one brother, Jewell Johnston; and two infant siblings. Her parents were Acie Johnston and Lela Bradley Johnston.
Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 25 at Salyers Cemetery. Rev. Greg Wells officiated. Burial followed in the Salyers Cemetery. Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home handled arrangements.