WILLINGBORO - Lillie P. Powell-Ford, 67, of Willingboro, departed this life on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at her residence.
Born in Cotton, Ga., Mrs. Ford was a graduate of Trenton Central High School. She retired from the State of New Jersey Division of Revenue with over 25 years of dedicated service. She was a faithful member of Bethany Baptist Church, Lindenwold, and served as head of their Usher Board.
Predeceased by her parents, Ulysses, Sr. an Ethel (Lee) Powell, a sister, Pearl Jewel Powell and a brother, Willie Fred Powell surviving are her husband, Billy Ford; two daughters, Dawn N. Jerido (Alex) and Jessica N. Ford; grandchildren, Alex Jerido, Jr., Justin Jerido and Nico Palmer; brothers, Andrew, Sr., Ulysses, Jr., Samuel, Walter, John A. Powell and Willie J. Powell Mayberry; two sisters, Irene Powell King and Ethel M. Powell and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be Friday, February 21, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Bethany Baptist Church, 1115 Gibbsboro Road, Lindenwold, NJ 08021. Interment will be in Ewing Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the church. Arrangements are by Campbell Funeral Chapel, Trenton.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to
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