Departed this life August 8, 2021. Freddie Ford formerly of 1800 block of Parkwood Avenue. He was survived by Mable Evans Ford; five daughters, Bernadine Griffin, Freda B. Henderson, Freda and Deborah Evans and Valerie Evans(Joseph); five sons, James, Fredrick, Robert and John Evans and Devoy Lee; twenty grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; one brother, Horace Ford; several nieces, nephews and cousins and other relatives and friends among them devoted Norman Brooks and Welford Lewis. Remains rest at Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home 2011 Grayland Ave where services will be held 1PM Friday. Interment Riverview Cemetery. Family and friends assemble at the funeral home 12:45PM Friday.