01/18/22 ~ 10/19/13
Laban Harold Ford, 91, of Sweet Home, Ore. passed away peacefully Saturday, October 19, 2013, in Albany, Ore. He was born in Stilwell, Adair, Okla. to Laban and Florence Aslee (Guthrie) Ford.
He is survived by his brothers, Calvin Haskell (Charlotte) Ford and Jesse Clarence (Elsie); sister, Wilma Waleah Jackson; sons, Harold "LeRoy" Ford, of Oregon, and Randy (Peggy) Ford, of Wichita, Kans.; grandchildren,Tamra, Dustin, Damon, Jennifer (Mike), and Christy; and six great-grand-children. He was preceded in death by his wife of 25 years, Melva Ford; son, John Ford; parents, Laban and Florence Ford; sisters, Ruth May Stein-seik, Dorthula Maude Jones, Melba Margaret Ford, and Florence Pauline Boquist; brothers, Loran Ralph Ford, Austin Lee Ford, and William Talmadge Ford.
Viewing will be at noon, Monday, October 28, 2013, at the Sweet Home Seventh Day Adventist Church, 300 Holley Rd/Hwy 228. Funeral service will follow at 1:00 pm. Grave-side services will immediately follow at Gilliland Cemetery, Sweet Home, Ore. Memorial contributions can be made in his name to the Student Aid Fund at the Sweet Home Seventh Day Adventist Church. P.O. Box 265, Sweet Home, OR 97386. Arrangements by Sweet Home Funeral Chapel.