Ellen Jeanette Ford ~ Ashdown, Ark.

Updated: January 12, 2018

Ellen Jeanette Ford, 78, of Ashdown, Ark., died Monday, January 8, 2018 in Little Rock, Ark.

She was born July 3, 1939, in Glenville, Ark., to Bryan and Hesterly Kelley.

Mrs. Ford is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Ford; parents, Bryan and Hesterly Kelley; a son, Chuck Ford; three brothers, Bobby Kelley, Harry Kelley, and Vernon Kelley; and two sisters, Ruth Vansickle and Sue Hammond.

She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Felecia and Scott Smith and Jodie and Ricky Walraven, both of Ashdown, Ark.; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Douglas and Billie Kelley and McQuay and Yvonne Kelley, one sister and brother-in-law, Cecelia and John Congleton, seven grandchildren, Michele Ford and Tim Yocom, Erin Ford, Kayla  and Josh Langford, Audrey and Phillip Seib, Austin and Tracee Thrash, Cody and Samantha Thrash and Zane Smith, and 10 great-grandchildren, Ashton Brodnax, Lynleigh Hinton, Conner Yocom, Allison, Sarah, Kelley and Taylor Langford, Carter Thrash, Heidi Thrash and Ruby Seib.

Visitation was held Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Madden Funeral Home in Ashdown, Ark.

Services were held Friday, January 12, 2018, at Madden Funeral Home. Interment was in Hicks Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Cody Thrash, Austin Thrash, Zane Smith, Tim Yocom, Phillip Seib and Josh Langford.