MT. JULIET -- Funeral services are set for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Ford, 82, of Hermitage.
Know as "T-Model" to his friends, Mr. Ford died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011.
A member of Center Chapel Church of Christ, he was a 32nd degree Mason, a member of Mt. Juliet Lodge #642 F&AM and a member of the Al Menah Shrine.
Retired from Consolidated Freight, he was the son of the late, C.W. and Maude Felts Ford.
Services will be conducted by Brother August Ruff. Interment will follow at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: his wife of 65 years Mary Frances Ford; children H. Dennis (Gloria) Ford and Vicki F. (Bill) Sorey; brother Joe Ford; grandchildren Steven D. (Crystal) Ford, John T. (Ashley) Hunter and Jamie D. White; great-grandchildren Taylor White, Madalyn Ford, Nathan Ford, Miley Ford and Hunter Hodges and three nephews.
Active pallbearers: Steven Ford, John Hunter, Frank LaRue, Tommy Conn, Dan Howland, Lindrell Barrett, Mike Slagle and Troy Hall, Jr.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road.