Joann Ford, 68
YOUNGSTOWN Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at the Union Baptist Church for Mrs. Joann Ford, 68, who departed this life Thursday, Dec. 3, 2009, at Briarfield at Ashley Circle.
Mrs. Ford was born July 19, 1941, in Fairfield, Ala., a daughter of Alex and Arana Chism Price.
She retired from General Motors in 2001 and was a member of the church.
She leaves her husband, Harry J. Ford, whom she married in November of 1990; her children, Ricky Graves and Crystal Graves-Floyd, both of Youngstown, Paul D. Graves Jr. and DaShania Graves, both of Cincinnati, and Terry (Gwen) Graves of Campbell; siblings Rose Brown and Leon (Patsy) Price, both of Youngstown, and Lula Mae Jones of Los Angeles; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Her parents; two sisters, Cora Lee Ringo and Annie Jackson; and a brother, Frank Price Sr., preceded her in death.
Friends may call one hour prior to the services at the church.
Arrangements are being handled by the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home.