GAMALIEL — Alice Clarice Ford, 82, of Gamaliel, passed away Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at The Medical Center of Bowling Green.
Clarice was born in Monroe County on May 14, 1931, a daughter of the late Nellie Venus (Strode) and Benjamin Colson Bowman I. She was married to Ralph Odell Ford, who precedes her in death. She was a member of Gamaliel Baptist Church for over 50 years. She worked as an inspector at various garment factories throughout her life.
Clarice is survived by a son, Jerry and his wife Rita Ford, of Gamaliel; two grandchildren; Joseph Steven and his wife Jolene Ford, and Joni Rochelle and her husband Allen Graves; five great-grandchildren; Allison Graves, Aubrey Graves, Avery Graves, Jonah Ford and Josie Ford. Clarice is also preceded in death by three sisters; Corinne Reagan, Pauline Cittadino, and Vivan Lamotte, and one brother; Benjamin Bowman.
Funeral services will be at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24, with Brother Richard Easterling officiating.
Visitation is Monday after 5 p.m. and Tuesday 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial is in Gamaliel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Southern Ky. Builders for Christ.