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Gary Ford, 50, Adair County, KY (1968-2018)

He was of the Baptist faith, worked at Cox Interior and loved fishing, Nascar Racing and the Kentucky Derby. He was a member of one of Adair County's largest and most close knit families. He was the son of the late Mitchell & Estell Corbin Ford. With his passing, eight of his 14 siblings survive as does his wife, Cindy Ford. He leaves five direct living descendants and was expecting a second grandchild in August, and counted 60 nephews, nieces, great nephews and nieces among his close and cherished kin.
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Gary Ford, 50, of Columbia, died Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 6:18amCT at his sister's residence.

Funeral Service will be Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 1:30pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY with Bro. Ralph Foster officiating. Burial will be in the Columbia Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5pmCT Saturday, May 19, 2018. Gary's nephews will serve as casket bearers.

Gary Ford, 50, Adair County, KY (1968-2018)

He was born May 6, 1968 in Adair County, son of the late Mitchell & Estelle Corbin Ford. He died Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at his sister's residence.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Charles, Billy & Donnie Ford, and two sisters, Mary Helm and Betty Greer. He was of the Baptist faith, worked at Cox Interior and loved fishing, Nascar Racing and the Kentucky Derby.

Survivors Include:
  • His wife: Cindy Ford of Columbia

  • Four sons: Brandon Hunt, Gary Lynn Ford, Jr., Joshua Lynn Ford & Jase Mitchell Ford all of Columbia

  • One grandchild: Jayden Coomer & expecting a second grandchild, Taylor Elaine Hunt, in August

  • Two brothers: James Robert Ford & Ronald Ford both of Columbia

  • Six sisters: Darlene Lawhorn, Lorena Smith, Janet Foster, Patricia Burton, Linda Hutchison & Shelia White all of Columbia

  • Sixty nephews, nieces, great-nephews & great-nieces also survive
Send condolences to the family of Gary Ford.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Gary Ford, 50, Adair County, KY (1968-2018)

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