William E. Ford, 82, of Calvert City, died July 20, at Western Baptist Hospital.
He was a Veteran of the United States Navy and retired as a mechanical engineer from Penwalt. He was also a member of Calvert City United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his one daughter, Marilyn Metzger of Calvert City, two grandsons, Sean Patrick O’Neal of Gilbertsville, and Evan Daniel O’Neal of Murray, one great granddaughter, Willow Lynn O’Neal of Robinson, Ill., and one sister, Helen Ford King of Florence, Ala.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Florence Rowe, two brothers, Lawrence Knight and Dolphus Lee Ford, Jr., and his parents, Doplus Lee Ford and Mary Florence Rowe Ford.
Services were held July 22, at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and Crematory. Lynn Jones officiated and burial followed at Calvert City Cemetery.