William "Bill" John Ford

May 10, 1933May 17, 2019

William John (Bill) Ford, born May 10th, 1933, passed away on May 17th, 2019. Bill was the son of A.H. and Louise Ford and had four sisters: Martha Tull, Maxine Holmes, Evelyn Watson and Vivian Holden. Bill was married to Jane Rice and had three children: Cynthia Ford, Lisa Garrison (Tom) and William Doug Ford (Susan). Bill served in the United States Air Force in the Korean War. Bill was an excellent electrician and had his own business, Ford TV & Electronics in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Bill was the inventor of many helpful electronic tools and gadgets. Bill loved his wife Jane of 65 years, his children and grandchildren. He had four grandchildren: Katherine Garrison, Matthew Garrison, John Ford and Mitchell Ford. Bill was preceded in death by daughter Cynthia Ford and sisters Martha Tull and Maxine Holmes. Bill had a good sense of humor and loved to joke and tease folks. He was an artist and produced many fine paintings and sketches. Bill enjoyed sketching funny caricatures of people. The Ford family offers a special thank you for excellent care provided to Bill. Thank you to Lacie Lovelis, R.N. of Kindred Hospice, Deb Joyner, Precious Word, Theresa Joslin and Lucelle Nichols of First Choice Senior Care. Bill will be honored by his family in a private burial ceremony. Bill is loved and will be missed by his family and friends. The family appreciates all the loving support from friends. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to the Alzheimer Foundation.


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