ADVANCE - Marilyn "Sue" Ford, 56, died June 21, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
Born July 16, 1947, in Wayne County, daughter of the late Earnest and Etta Marie Hovis Abernathy, she was a cook for Advance Schools and member of Bethel General Baptist Church near Advance.
On June 28, 1969, at Hiram, she married Troy Ford who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: two sons, Delain Ford of Redding, Calif., and Dwyght Ford of Advance; one brother, Donald Abernathy of Hillsboro; and nine grandchildren.
One sister preceded her in death.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Morgan Funeral Home, where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday. The Revs. Ray Placher and Bill Sargent will officiate.
Burial will follow in Morgan Memorial Park at Advance.