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Myrtle Pitts Ford

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June 23, 2008

Myrtle Pitts Ford, 88, of Albany, died Sunday, June 22, 2008 at Sylvester Health Care.

The funeral will be 11 AM, Thursday, June 26, 2008 at Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors, with the interment to follow in Floral Memory Gardens.  The family will receive friends 6PM to 8 PM, Wednesday, June 25, 2008. at Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Directors.

A native of Worth County, Mrs. Ford was a long-time resident of Albany.  She was a retired seamstress at Belk Department Stores and was a charter member of Sunnyside Baptist Church. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruben and Sara Rose Carrol Pitts; her husband Hubert L. Ford; her daughter  Karen Lee Ford; her son Howard Lindsey Ford; and great-grandson, Jeremy Martin Fletcher

She is survived by two daughters: Barbara Jean Davis, of Albany and Janice Ford Register, of Worth County; three sons: Jerry Ford and Larry Ford, both of Worth County, and Marty Ford of Albany; eight grandchildren;, eight great-grandchildren; and her brother, Milton H. Pitts of Birmingham AL.

Memorial contributions in memory of Mrs. Ford may be made to one's favorite charity

You may sign the online register and share your own thoughts and memories with the family of Mrs. Ford by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at www.kimbrellstern.com.