Charles T. Ford, 85, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 11,

2022, at Wellstar Spalding Hospital.

Charles is preceded in death by his parents, Charles

V. and Henrietta Waverka Ford; and son, Christopher

Ford. Charles was employed as a research chemist, but was also a notable professional musician. He was an active member of Sacred Heart Catholic

Church where he

sang in the choir. He was in various clubs and organizations at Sun City Peachtree where he and Pat resided. Charles

was a man of hidden talents and abilities, including hairdressing, upholstery, coaching soccer, and bowling with the Griffin Senior Citizens Bowling League.

Charles is survived by Patricia Hall Ford, his wife of 57 years, as well as his daughter, Jennifer Allender and husband, Will Allender of Albany, Oregon, his son, Matthew Ford and wife Audra Dial and grandson Duncan Ford of Atlanta, Georgia, and by his brother, Thomas Ford and family, of Dallas, Pennsylvania.

A funeral mass will be said on 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 17, 2022, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1323 Macarthur Dr., Griffin.

Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 W. McIntosh Road, Griffin is in charge of arrangements.

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