ADVANCE, Mo. -- Mary E. Ford, 87, of Advance, formerly of Morley, Mo., died Saturday, July 2, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital.
She was born Feb. 23, 1918, in Marion, Ill., daughter of Edward and Grushie Abney Ford.
She was a retired packer at VIP Sheltered Community Workshop in Sikeston, Mo. Ford was a member of Church of God in Morley.
Survivors include several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and a sister.
Friends may call at 5 p.m. Monday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran, Mo.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Church of God in Morley, with the Rev. Kevin Coffee officiating. Burial will be in New Morley Cemetery.