Obituary and Service Information for Jesse Howard Ford Jr
|Ford Jr, Jesse Howard|
Jesse H. Ford Jr. 80 of DeSoto Mo died May 5, 2019 at Baisch Nursing Home DeSoto, MO. He was a union laborer for local 719 in DeSoto, Mo. Then local 110 in St. Louis, Mo. He was commissioner for planning and zoning in Hillsboro, Mo for nineteen years. He liked to go fishing, hunting and camping. Born October 18, 1938 in Poplar Bluff. He was the son of the late Jesse H Ford Sr. and Ruth L. (Wilson) Ford.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years Janet S. (Johnston) Ford. Two sisters Ruth Ann (Robert) Henry of Maryland Heights and Dale (Charles) Sapp of St. Charles. Mr. Ford had several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. One God-daughter and One God-son.
He was preceded in death by a brother Jack K. Ford and a nephew Robert L. “Robie” Henry, III . He chose not to have a memorial service. Arrangements were under the Direction of Mahn Funeral Home.