Bobby Paul Ford age 79 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019 in Mt. Ida, Arkansas.
Bobby was born on July 20, 1939 in Cove, Arkansas to the late Paul Ford and the late May Wilson Ford. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy. Bobby was married to Carolyn Jean Ford. He enjoyed fishing and being outside with family and friends. Bobby was always staying busy doing things he enjoyed. He was a loving and dedicated husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and friend to all who knew him. He will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Jean Ford of Mena, Arkansas; daughters: Annette Ford of Danville, Arkansas, Paula Abernathy and husband Richard of Bryant, Arkansas; grandchildren: Brandon Holmes and wife Amber of Alma, Arkansas, Stephanie Garner and husband Kyle of Greenbrier, Arkansas, Tyson Abernathy and wife Heather of Bryant, Arkansas, London Creel and husband Josh of Greenbrier, Arkansas; great-grandchildren: Kristen Shaddon and husband Jamie of Alma, Arkansas, Alexa Scott and Lakin Scott of Alma, Arkansas, Zoey Garner, Chance Garner of Greenbrier, Arkansas, Saylor Abernathy of Bryant, Arkansas; nephew, David Ford and wife Michelle and son Case Ford of Conway, Arkansas
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Gene Ford and Charles Ford and a great-niece Katie Ford.
Graveside service with Military Honors will be Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Online obituary at www.beasleywoodfuneralhome.com