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515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
803-775-7500
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
803-775-7500
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
803-775-7500

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Valeria Ford

Valeria H "Vickie" Ford

Tuesday, September 5th, 1961 - Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
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Valeria “Vickie” H. Ford, 57, wife of Clinton Karl Ford, died Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at Lexington Medical Center.

Born September 5, 1961, in Sumter, she was a daughter of Patricia Gantt Holladay and the late Sam Holladay. She was a member of Sumter First Church of God.

Survivors include her husband of 38 years; mother of Pinewood; two children, Jessica Ford McGee (Brad) of Manning and Christopher Karl Ford (Amber) of Sumter; four grandchildren, Lanie McGee, Peyton McGee, Brayden Ford, and Clint Ford; a sister, Terry Switzer (Fletcher) of Columbia; two brothers, Robert Holladay and Paul Holladay (Wendy) all of Sumter; sister-in-law, Wendi Bowman of Sumter; nephews, William Chase Goins (Jessica) and Sam Switzer; and nieces, Courtney Hurst, Candice Welch, Janna Brunson, and Darrianne Bennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. Friday in the Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Ron Bower officiating. Burial will be in the Sumter Cemetery.

Members of the Sumter Fire Department will serve as pallbearers and honorary pallbearers.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 P.M. Friday at Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.

Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, April 26th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    When
    Friday, April 26th, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Location
    Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
    Address
    515 Miller Road
    SUMTER, SC 29150
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Friday, April 26th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Friday, April 26th, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
    Address
    515 Miller Road
    SUMTER, SC 29150
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Ron Bower
  • Interment

    Location
    Sumter Cemetery
    Address
    700 W. Oakland Ave.
    SUMTER, SC 29150
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Maxine & Benton Lutz

Posted at 11:05am
Karl & Family - we were not aware of your sad news when we were at the lake this past weekend. What a long struggle Vicki had ... you and she are in our hearts.
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John T. Bowers

Posted at 11:18pm
Chief Ford and Family. Please accept our heartfelt sympathies and love at this time of tragic loss. Prayers for you and your entire family from your Camden Brothers and sisters.
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Love, Jacob, Cari, Kaitlynn and Jenavieve Gardner

Posted at 02:57pm
We're so sorry for your loss. Vickie was such a sweet lady and will definitely be missed. Our thoughts are with you all during this difficult time.
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Love, Jacob, Cari, Kaitlynn and Jenavieve Gardner purchased flowers for the family of Valeria Ford.

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Pam & Paul Cody

Posted at 12:51pm
Karl, Paul and I pray for you and your family to have all the comfort and strength the Lord can provide for you during this time and the days ahead.
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Posted at 10:23am
Chief Ford...Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net