Linda Simms Ford
1952 - 2021
March Funeral Homes - Laburnum Chapel
2110 E Laburnum Ave
Richmond, VA
FORD, Linda Simms, 68, of New Haven, Conn., formerly of Richmond, received her wings Friday, July 16, 2021. She was preceded in death by her son, Charles A. Ford Jr.; and sister, Gale Simms. She leaves to cherish her memory a loving husband, Charles A. Ford Sr.; children, Charmelia Ford, Emmanuel Ford, Charles Stevenson, Christopher Ford; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; parents, Herman J. and Bettie M. Simms; siblings, Carolyn Robinson, Catherine, Hazel and Sarah Simms; nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. Remains rest at March Funeral Home, 2110 E. Laburnum Ave., where viewing will be held 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, July 22, 2021; family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Celebration of Life service 1 p.m. Friday, July 23, 2021 at March Funeral Home, with livestreaming available. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Published by Richmond Times-Dispatch on Jul. 21, 2021.
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I worked with Linda in the chairman"s office for many years. I was honored to call her my friend. She was a kind and gentle person. She loved her family ! My thoughts and prayers go out to Linda`s family. May she Rest In Peace
Diane Altschuler
August 2, 2021
My deepest condolences to Linda´s family on her passing. Linda was a wonderful colleague. She was a kind and proud woman who always shared words of encouragement. I am sorry to hear she is gone so soon. May she Rest In Peace and rise in glory.
Yvette Barnard
August 2, 2021
Linda was a warm and thoughtful presence in our workplace, and it was a pleasure to see her on the times when she returned to help with special events after her retirement. My condolences and sympathy to all of Linda's family.
Jack Harris
July 26, 2021
Linda was a beautiful person. I worked with her for many years at Yale. She always had a kind word and gentle smile for all who needed them. May fond memories of brighter days bring solace to her family and friends in this difficult time. My deepest sympathy to all.
Cathy Barabas
July 24, 2021
My Deepest Sympathy To The Entire Simms, Ford Family. May The Family Be Comforted By The Love Of Our Lord During This Time Of Grieving. God Bless This Family Always
Mrs. Caroline Ponteau & Family
July 22, 2021
Our deepest Condolences to the Simms Ford Family
Faye C Brown
July 22, 2021
Peace, Comfort and Blessings to Linda's Family
Jusolyn Bradshaw
July 21, 2021
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