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Barbara Ford

February 29, 1940 — March 12, 2022

Barbara Ellen Ford age 82 of Goodlettsville passes away on March 12, 2022 at Vanco Manor in Goodlettsville. She was born on February 29, 1940, to the late Charles and Rebecca Wheeler in Richman, Virginia.

Mrs. Ford had a love for children, and she worked for many years as a Day Care Worker for Opryland Hotel. She was a member of Cross Plains Seventh-day Adventist Church.

In addition to her parents Mrs. Ford is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Lee Ford.

She is survived by her son James (Johnna) Ford; grandchildren Dustin (Rachele) Ford and Derek Ford and brother David (Sharon) Wheeler.

A Life Celebration will be held on Saturday, June 11th at 2:30 pm at  Cross Plains Seventh-day Adventist Church: 4560 Jernigan Road Cross Plains, TN 37049. Online condolences and floral tributes can be sent at

These arrangements were entrusted to Springfield Memorial Gardens, Funeral Home and Cremation Center: 4005 Memorial Blvd Springfield, TN 37049: 615-384-5437.

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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, June 11, 2022

Starts at 2:30 pm (Eastern time)

Cross Plains Seventh-day Adventist Church

4560 Jernigan Rd, Cross Plains, TN 37049

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