Obituary for Frances J. Ford (Hovater)
Frances J. Hovater Ford, age 89, of Richmond, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017 at Baptist Health in Richmond.
Frances was born in Perry County, Kentucky to the late William Obidiah and Edna Claxton Hovater. She retired from Reynolds-Reynolds paper manufacturing Dayton, Ohio before moving to Kentucky. She was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church and a member of the Wallaceton Homemakers Club.
In addition to her parents, Frances was also preceded in death by her loving husband Edsel Ford, and two brothers William and James Hovater.
She is survived by her children, Paul Ford and Geraldine Dunaway; one brother Donald Hovater; four grandchildren, Brian Dunaway, Sarah Ford Thompson, Stephanie Dunaway O’Donnell, and Erin Ford; and six great grandchildren, Dylan O’Donnell, Austin Dunaway, Alyssa O’Donnell, Sekai Thompson, Malia Thompson, and Olivia Dunaway.
Funeral services will be 12 pm Monday, May 29, 2017 at Lakes Funeral Home with Rev. Ed Cortez officiating. Entombment will follow on Tuesday at Berea Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 11am -12pm at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.lakesfuneralhome.com