Wanda B. (King) Ford, age 88, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, September 14, 2013 at the Franklin United Methodist Community. She was a resident of Trafalgar.
Wanda was born May 15, 1925, in Johnson County, to the late George W. and Luella (Holman) King. She married Wayne N. Ford on July 21, 1946 in Indianapolis. He preceded her in death on February 24, 2004 after 57 loving years of marriage.
Wanda is survived by her children: Allen V. (Regina) Ford and Carol J. (Bob) Litteral both of Trafalgar; and a brother: Dale (Leona) King of Knoxville, TN. She will be missed by her five grandchildren: Barry Ford of Indianapolis, Jeffery Litteral of Brown County, Eric Litteral of Shelbyville, Carlene Byrus of Trafalgar and Colleena Duffer of Franklin;four great grandchildren: Bridget Duffer & Kayle Duffer both of Trafalgar, Hunter Ford of Bicknell and Megan Cunningham of Greenwood and one great-great grandson.
Wanda was preceded in death by a grandson: Monty Ford; and siblings: Emeril "Bud" King, Mildred Duckett & Rovena Stout.
She was a loving wife, homemaker and was a retired Sales Clerk with Not Just Popcorn in Edinburgh & The Candy Factory. Prior to that, Wanda worked at the Garment Factory in Franklin for over 20 years. She enjoyed sewing, oil painting, playing Bingo, working on the computer and going to the casino. Wanda loved her family and cherished her time with her grandchildren.
The Rev. David Stevenson will conduct a Graveside Service at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh. Friends may call from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Wanda to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.
Expressions of caring and kindness may be made to the Ford family at www.meredith-clark.com.