BROWN-BUTZ-DIEDRING FUNERAL HOME
(Died June 10, 2012)
Terry J. Ford, 79 of Muncie, passed away June 10, 2012, at his residence after an extended illness.
He was born December 22, 1932 in Wagner, OK and was an Anderson resident most of his life until moving to Muncie in 1991.
He retired in 1999 from Delco-Remy after 47 years of service and was a member of the UAW 662 and the American Legion in Muncie.
Terry was a U.S. Army Veteran serving in the Korean Conflict where he received a purple heart.
He is survived by twelve children, Martin Boyd of Plainfield, IN, Laura (husband, Rick) Buck of Liberty, KY, Robert (wife, Donna) Ford of Warrington, IN, Anthony Ford of Noblesville, IN, Dane (wife, Tandra) Ford of Muncie, IN, Mary (husband, Michael) Noe of McCordsville, IN, Vickey (husband, Danny) Griffey, Rita Kunckle both of Fortville, IN, Brenda Wise of Pendleton, IN, Wes Wise of Ingalls, IN, Keith (wife, Angel) Wells of Anderson, IN and Jim Breig of Noblesville, IN; 28 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; brother, Jessie Ford of Wickenburg, AZ; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Pearl (Pettigrew) Ford; sisters, Caroline Ford, Barbara Due and Mary Landis; brother, Charles Ford.
Memorial service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Home. Burial will be in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery at a later date.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
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