Memorials would be appreciated to Alzheimers Association, 9374 Olive Blvd, Ste 101, St Louis, MO 63132
Wanda Lee Ford, 86 of Festus, Missouri entered into rest Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at Scenic Nursing and Rehab Center in Herculaneum. She was a member of Radiant Life Church in Festus and she had worked for Southwestern Bell/AT&T for 36 years as a manager in operator services; she was a member of Pioneers of Communication. She enjoyed reading, singing and going to Church.
Born February 27, 1930, in Wappapello, MO, to the late Lawdon Thomas and Beulah (Pool) Adams. She is survived by a daughter: Debi (Roger) Hurst of Festus; a son: Robert (Renee`) Ford II of Arnold; sister: Ellen Naomi (Joe) Lavigne of Hillsboro, 5 grandchildren: Eric (Brandy) Hurst, Ryan (Nichole) Hurst, Chris (Kelly) Buenniger, Nick Buenniger and Bobby Ford III; 4 great grandchildren: Ashleigh Hurst, Rian-Skai Hurst, Xander Hurst and Colton Hurst; many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Ford, Jr; daughter: Barbara G. Buenniger; brother: Denzil Adams; and sisters: Bernice Sarage and Geraldine Hoxsworth.
Her body was gifted to Washington University School of Medicine.