Obituaries

Willie H. Ford Jr.

September 01, 1966 - August 08, 2021

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Obituary For Willie H. Ford Jr.

Willie Henry Ford Jr. (Dick) was born on September 1, 1966
to the late Willie Henry Ford Sr. and Carrie Mitchell in
Greenville Georgia. He entered into his Heavenly rest on
August 8, 2021.

Willie attended school in Meriwether County. He endured a
long battle with multiple sclerosis. He fought a good fight until
the end.

Willie attended New Friendship Baptist Church until his health
failed. He enjoyed spending time with his wife, children,
grandchildren and family.

Willie Ford was preceded in death by: His mother-in-law Rose
Lee Snelling, a brother Eddie R. Ford.

Willie Ford met Willene Snelling and they were united in holy
matrimony. She was a loving and devoted wife, to this union
four children was born. He leaves to cherish his memory and to
celebrate his life (1) daughter LaShanta Snelling;; (4) Sons,
DeShonte (Sarah) Clements, Prince Ali (LaKeisha) Snelling,
LaShante (Edesha) Harris, Willie H. (Tierra) Snelling; (19)
Grandchildren; (6) Sisters, Laverne Ford, Tracy Mitchell,
Wyvolia (Vincent) Clements, Lisa Ford, Mary Harris, Henrietta
Harris; (9) Brothers, Joe Ford, Travis (Victoria) Mitchell,
Robert (Pamela) Mitchell, Melvin Ford, Eddie Ford, Ronnie
Owens, Wallace J. Mitchell, Ray (Wilda) Ford, Jamie Ford;
Father-in-law James Robert Snelling; (3) brother-in-laws,
Richard (Annie) Snelling, Willie Lewis Snelling, James Snelling;
sister-in-law, Annie Jewel Fowler; a host of uncles, aunts,
nieces, nephews, cousins and other loving relatives and friends.
A very special thanks to Warren Ford and Monica Render for all
you did. Michael Snelling held a special place in Willie’s heart
he always made him smile

Graveside service will be Saturday, August 14th, at 1:00 PM at
8/14/21 Mt Pilgrim Baptist Church in Greenville GA

Visitation will be Friday the 13th, from 4 to 6 PM at the Mortuary.

Services

13

Aug

Visitation

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Sewell Mortuary
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220

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14

Aug

Graveside Service

01:00 PM

Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church
1505 Jarrell Road
Greenville, GA 30222

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