Jonathan Ford

Jonathan David Ford

1971 - 2018

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Obituary of Jonathan Ford

Jonathan David Ford 47, of Kingsport passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at his home. Jonathan was born in Okinawa, Japan to John and Diana Ford. Being from a military family he traveled extensively before enlisting himself in the U.S. Army. Before his retirement in 2002, he served as an Intelligence Analyst. Jonathan was a well-educated man having earned an MBA, BA, along with several associates degree’s from various universities. He was a very gifted chef and loved preparing meals for his family. Jonathan was a devoted husband and family man.

 

In addition to his parents those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife and companion, Rebecca Fillers Ford; children, Zachary Ford, Cortney “Alex” Ford Skinner, Holly McLean Sauceman, Kayla McLean Fancher, and Jacob Ford; grandchildren, Lilly Sauceman, Ezra Sauceman, Skyler Fancher, Ellie Fancher, Evelyn Skinner, and Zariah Ford; four legged friends, Onslow, Angel, and Nitiri; his beloved Blue Bear; special friend, Dr. Chris Shipley and wife Annetta.

 

The family will receive friends from 1 pm to 3 pm on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Carter-Trent Funeral Home downtown, Kingsport. A funeral service will follow with Rev. Kenny Price officiating.

 

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Kingsport Rescue Squad for their professionalism.

 

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorial contributions be made to the

Kingsport Rescue Squad

1800 Crescent Dr, Kingsport, TN 37664

or

The Epilepsy Foundation

online: https://epilepsyfoundation.givenow.stratuslive.com/donate

mail-in: 8301 Professional Place, Suite 200, Landover, MD 20785

 

Carter-Trent Funeral Homes, downtown Kingsport, is proudly serving the Ford family.

Wednesday
16
May

Receiving of Friends

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Carter-Trent Funeral Home - Kingsport
520 Watauga Street
Kingsport, Tennessee, United States
Wednesday
16
May

Funeral Service

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Carter-Trent Funeral Home - Kingsport
520 Watauga Street
Kingsport, Tennessee, United States