LIMA — Jacki Ford, age 46 of Lima, died at 2:05 a.m., Friday, July 4, 2014 at St. Rita's Medical Center. She was born August 21, 1967 in Lima, Ohio to William G. Ford, Sr. who survives in Kalida and Marilyn Louth Ladd who survives in Spencerville.
Jacki had worked in the office at Nelson's Packaging. She belonged to a Thursday pool league, enjoyed motorcycles and participating in poker benefit runs, and camping and being around the bonfires. Her biggest joy was spending quality time with friends and family.
She is survived by her life partner – Marty Watson of Lima; 3 sons – Robert (Billie Colley) Green, Dustin Fought, Dakota Fought all of Lima; a daughter Mercedes McGee of Lima; 8 grandchildren – Michael, Terrance, Zach, Andy, Angie, Jaylen, Derik, and Breella; Marty's children – Marissa Watson of Nashville, TN and Martin J. Watson of Lima; 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
Funeral services will begin 7:00 p.m., Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Jim Loughrin will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be the Melanoma Research Foundation, P.O. Box 759329, Baltimore, MD 21275-9329.
Condolences may be shared at www.BayliffAndSon.com.