He was born June 10, 1917, at Whitewater, son of Edgar Franklin and Leota Elodia Davis Ford. He and Clara May Null were married March 4, 1939. She died Sept. 24, 2005.
Ford was a farmer and owned Ford's Grocery Store in Delta. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Whitewater.
Survivors include nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by three sisters.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Liley Funeral Home.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Dale Huff officiating. Burial will be in Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery.