Helen Ford, 58, of Newport died Saturday March 23, 2013 at University Hospital. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her children; Paul, James, Eddie, Brandon, Chris, Daniel, Michelle, Paula, Tonya and April; sisters; Pat, Betty, Marilyn and Donna; brothers Donnie, Jack and Ron; several grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Her husband James; sisters Mary and Judy preceded her in death. Visitation will take place 11:00am until time of service 12:00pm, Tuesday April 2, 2013 at Serenity Funeral Home in Covington. Cremation to follow service.