August 17, 1946 - September 29, 2014
Charles M. Ford, age 68 of Millville, passed away suddenly, Monday, September 29, 2014 at his residence. Born and raised in Millville, he was a life long resident. He graduated from Millville High School in 1964. In 1966, Mr. Ford was drafted by the military, and served as an SP4 in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He received the Vietnam Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Combat Infantryman Badge. He worked as a Machine Operator for Armstrong Cork Co., Kerr Glass, Foster Forbes and Ball Foster, and retired when the plant closed. Mr. Ford was a member of the GMP Local No. 257, and the American Legion Nabb-Leslie, Post No. 82 of Millville. His favorite pastime was spent tormenting his nieces and nephews. Mr. Ford is survived by one brother Roscoe Ford Jr. of Millville; three sisters, Jennie Lewis and husband Robert of Millville, Laura Ford of CA, and Esther Ford of Millville; one niece Mary Ann Brown and husband Rusty; two nephews, Robert Lewis and wife Lorraine, and Charles Lewis and wife Jennifer; and eight great nieces and nephews, Lauren and Zachary Brown, Cole, Cade and Brittany Lewis, and triplets, Sarah, Elizabeth and Abigail Lewis. He was predeceased by his parents, Roscoe Ford Sr. and Jennie (Bryant); one brother James Ford; and one sister in law Cathy. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, October 3, 2014 in the Christy Funeral Home, 11 W. Broad Street, Millville. There will be a viewing on Friday from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Park, Millville. The family requests memorial contributions to the Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice, 5 Eves Drive, Suite 300, Marlton, NJ 08053. Memories and expressions of sympathy for Charles Ford may be shared on the Obituary Tribute Wall at: www.christyfuneralservice.com.
Charles M. Ford, age 68 of Millville, passed away suddenly, Monday, September 29, 2014 at his residence. Born and raised in Millville, he was a life long resident. He graduated from Millville High School in 1964. In 1966, Mr.... View Obituary & Service Information
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