Tim Ford


Tim Ford, 95, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, at his residence in Indianapolis.

He was born on May 8, 1919, in Tompkinsville, Kentucky, to Andrew Jackson and Hassie C. (Thompson) Ford.

He married Julia Faye Johnson on Oct. 8, 1948. She preceded him in passing.

Survivors include sister, Eva Short of Tompkinsville, Kentucky, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in passing by five brothers.

Tim was a graduate of Tompkinsville High School in Tomkinsville, Kentucky, and Western State Teachers College.

He was employed for 30 years at International Harvester/Navistar, having retired on Nov. 28, 1978.

Tim was a member and past master of Englewood Lodge No. 715 F &AM Indianapolis Valley of Scottish Rite and Murat Shrine.

A masonic service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Flinn & Maguire Funeral Home in Franklin. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.