Franklin "Tink" Eugene Ford
February 8, 1949 - October 15, 2021
Franklin "Tink" Eugene Ford, 72, of Concord, passed away Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, at Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis.
Mr. Ford was born Feb. 8, 1949, in Concord, to the late Oscar Julian Ford and the late Mary Katherine Ford. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Ricky Ford.
Mr. Ford enjoyed hunting and fishing. He especially liked to Carp fish with his grandson, and play on the beach with his great- grandson.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 19, at Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord. A graveside service will be Wednesday, Oct. 20, at 1 p.m., in Carolina Memorial Park Kannapolis, and will be officiated by Pastor Kevin Ford.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years. Karen Morgan Ford of Concord; daughter, Angie Stegall (Trent), of Mount Pleasant; grandson, Cody Stegall (Megan) of Albemarle; granddaughter, Madison Stegall of Rockwell; great-grandson, Carter; and brothers, Lee Ford of Concord, and Kenneth Ford (Connie) of Concord.
Memorials may be made to Tucker Hospice House in Kannapolis.
Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord www.hartsellfh.com
Published by Concord & Kannapolis Independent Tribune on Oct. 17, 2021.