Coach Jeff Ford, 58, of Stockbridge, GA died Wednesday, June 6, 2012. He was born in Knoxville, Tenn., to the late George Kelly and Dorothy Lee Ford. Jeff attended Wesley Way United Methodist Church. He devoted his life to coaching many sports including soccer.
Jeff is survived by his wife, Carol Cocroft Ford, Stockbridge; sons, Philip Jeffrey Ford, II, Athens, Joseph Leo Ford, McDonough; and sister, K. Denise (Jim) Threlfall, Newport News, Va.
Memorial Services will be held on Monday, June 11 at 7:00 p.m. at the Henry County High School football field. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: American Cancer Society, 301 Kelly Drive, Suite 3, Peachtree City, Ga. 30269, (800) 227-2345 or visit cancer.org/givehope. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.