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Obituary for Terry Milton Ford
Terry Milton Ford, age 69 of Charleston, IL, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Mattoon Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.
Terry was born June 18, 1947 in Smithville, MO to Elbert Milton and Laurice (Moe) Ford. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served in the Vietnam War, where he was awarded the Bronze Star. He enjoyed gardening, attended Oakland Christian Church, and was previously part of the Holy Hands puppet ministry.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy Ann Ford of Charleston, IL; four children: Aaron (Maria) Ford of Nashville, TN, Jonathan (Tammy) Ford, Blossum Ford, and Joshua Ford, all of Charleston, IL; a step-mother, Jean Ford; three sisters; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.
A memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at the Holy Hands Training Center, 8662 N Co Rd 1420 East, Charleston, IL. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Holy Hands Ministries.