Irene (Standridge) Ford

June 5, 1934 ~ June 24, 2021 (age 87)


The chapel service for Irene will be live-streamed beginning approximately 15-20 minutes prior to service time at 11:00 AM.  You may view the service at this link:  Please be aware that due to copyright restrictions Facebook may temporarily mute certain song selections played during the service. 


Irene Ford, 87, of Dover, passed into Glory Thursday, June 24, 2021 while in the presence of her family.  The daughter of A.M. Standridge and Nelly (Daily) Standridge, she was born June 5th, 1934 in Lurton, AR.  She married Harlin “Ray” Ford on June 5th, 1954 after Harlin returned home from the Korean War. She worked for ConAgra for 28 years before her retirement. She was a member of the Scottsville Word of Life Assembly where she enjoyed attending church and worshiping.  She also enjoyed Flowers and sewing. She was preceded in death by her, husband Harlin Ray Ford; her parents; a daughter, Kathy Irene Campbell; a son-in-law, Robert Lee Campbell; five brothers, and one sister.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law Gordon Ray Ford and Marianne Ford of Lincoln, daughter and son-in-law Yvonne Woods and Arlis Woods of Jasper, daughter and son-in-law Martha Criss and Danny Criss of Wesley, son and daughter-in-law Andy Ford and Angel Ford of Dover, sister Melinda Brown and Michael Brown of Russellville, sister Kathleen Campbell of Russellville, sister Maxine Bumgarner and Donnie Bumgarner of Danville, sister Susie Tennison and Doyle Tennison of Pelsor, 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren; special friends and caretakers Brandy Jones and Dora Morgan; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and extended family.

Funeral Service will be held at 11:00AM, Monday, June 28, 2021 at Humphrey Chapel. Rev Arnold Humphrey and Rev Jimmy Turner will officiate.  Burial will be at Moore Cemetery in Ben Hur by Humphrey Funeral Service. Visitation will be from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, on Sunday, at the funeral home. Pallbearers are Robbie Campbell, Bradley Woods, Kyle Criss, Justin Criss, C.J. Ford, and Burt Standridge.  Honorary pallbearers are Irene’s grandchildren.  Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at

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Funeral Service
June 28, 2021

11:00 AM
Humphrey Funeral Chapel
2801 West Main
Russellville, AR 72801

Please note
Burial at Moore Cemetery.
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