Funeral services for the late Weltha Stine Ford will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at Greater Power House.
Superintendent Alex J. Smith will officiate.
Visitation will be held on Friday, April 27, 2018 form 12:00 – 6:00 at Stephens Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will be held at New Zion Cemetery in West Helena
Weltha Stine Ford 90 of West Helena, AR; was called home to be with the Lord on April 18, 2018. She was born on December 27, 1927 in Marvell, AR; to the late Willis Paul and Emma Mildred Cheatam. Weltha married the late Scipio Ford on March 5, 1948, and to this union 11 children were born.
She accepted Christ as her personal savior at an early age. She was a faithful member of Greater Power House under the leadership of Superintendent Alex Smith.
Weltha id preceded in death by her father Willis Paul Cheatam, her mother Emma Cheatam; Four sons: Cleveland Ford, Terry Ford, Llyod Ford, and Roy Ford. One daughter Gaynell Ford. Four brothers: Fellow Cheatam, Sullivan Daniels, Curt Cheatam, and Willis Cheatam. Four sisters: Florine Floyd, Mozellay Hayes, Pecola Steele, and Choice Bee.
She leaves to cherish her memories seven children: Gloria Mack of New York; Claudes (Deloris) Johnson of South Carolina; Glenzola Suggs of California; Car (Cynitha) Ford, Cynthia Chairse, John (Leslie) Bailey, and Ardella Ford all of West Helena, AR; A very special daughter Lynisha Robinson. One sister: Beatrice (Lance) Stephen of Texas; Thirty Six grandchildren, a host of great grands, nieces, nephews, two special great grands Kingston Bailey and Bryson Conley and Six little special people her great- great grandchildren Kensliee Collins, De’Asia Bedford, Amir Womack, Wynter Bedford, Ahmong Barefield and Marcus Johnson III.
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