James Louis Ford, 76, of Dayton, Ohio, formerly of Habersham, died Sept. 16 at the Friendship Village Nursing Home in Dayton, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Walter and Bessie Watson Ford and son, James Darrell Ford.
He is survived by his wife, Joyce Tankersley Ford, of Dayton, Ohio; daughters, Evelyn Ford, Emerald Ford, Karen On'gell, Crystal Hoskins; sons, John Hawk, all of Dayton, Ohio, and Christopher Ford.
Visitation is today at 10 a.m. at Hatmaker Funeral Home with the funeral beginning at noon. Interment is to follow the funeral in Peabody Cemetery.
Hatmaker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.