James M. ‘Jim’ Ford

James M. “Jim” Ford, 71, died Aug. 23, 2019, in Omaha, Nebr.

He was born May 15, 1948, in Carroll, Ia., the son of Maurice and Patricia Ford.

He graduated from Scott Community High School. He attended Phillips University until he enlisted in the United States Army in 1970. He served in the Vietnam War, achieving the rank of sergeant.

In 1972, he married Jan Robbins.

Survivors include: one daughter, Audra Ratliff and husband, Mike; two sons, Alex Ford and wife, Amy, and Adam Ford and wife, Jill; one brother, Jeff Ford and wife, Kelly; eight grandchildren and many relatives and friends.

A celebration of life was held Aug. 29 at Braman Mortuary in Omaha, Nebr.

Interment was held in the Omaha National Cemetery.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009