Freddie Ford, age 71 of Saratoga, Arkansas passed away, Friday, January 27, 2017 in Texarkana, Texas. He was born June 25, 1945 in VanDuser, Missouri to the late Leroy and Roberta Branaham Ford.
He was raised in Humphrey, Arkansas, but lived most of his life in Saratoga working as a farmer. He loved hunting, taking care of his cows, and visiting with friends. His family was very important to him.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
His survivors include his best friend and the love of his life for over 51 years: Mary Lynn McMillian Ford of Saratoga.
His daughter Lisa and husband Gary Harris of Springdale, Arkansas
2 special nephews to him: Chad and wife Shelby Ford of Ashdown, Arkansas
Billy Wayne Ford of Ashdown
Two sisters and four Brothers
Two grandchildren; Bret and wife Sarah Harris of Springdale and Alyssa Harris of Springdale
Two great grandchildren: Bradyn and Landon Harris of Springdale
A large host of other family and friends too numerous to name.
Graveside services will be Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 4 pm at Saratoga Cemetery with his son-in-law Gary Harris officiating. Visitation will be from 2 until 3:30 at Nashville Funeral home on Sunday. Memorials may be made to Saratoga Cemetery.