Elliot “Glen” Ford

Published 4:29 pm Thursday, April 16, 2020

Elliot “Glen” Ford was born August 26, 1946 to Dallas Ford Sr. and Helen Joseph Ford in Port Arthur, TX.

He attended Lincoln High School in Port Arthur class of 1964.

On May 15, 1968, Glen was united in holy matrimony to Carolyn Warrick of Port Arthur, TX.

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From their union two daughters were born, Rochelle Ford Jenkins and Shannon Ford Freeman.

He departed this life on April 6, 2020. Private family services were held on April 9, 2020 officiated by Moody Harris Funeral Home.

Glen attended Prairie View A&M in Prairie View, TX.

He then went on to work for Texaco and Arco Polymers in Port Arthur.

He is preceded in death by Dallas Ford, Sr. and Helen Ford; grandparents Mary and Russell Joseph; Henry and Sereada Ford; one aunt Sadie Broussard.

He is survived by Carolyn Warrick of Port Arthur, TX; two daughters: Rochelle Jenkins of Katy, TX and Shannon Freeman of Port Arthur, TX; two sons-in-law: Troy Jenkins of Katy, TX, and Derrick Freeman of Port Arthur, TX.

He is also survived by seven grandchildren: Michael Jenkins of Katy, Blake Jenkins of Katy, Dylan Jenkins of Katy, Kingston Freeman of Port Arthur, Addyson Freeman of Port Arthur, Brance Freeman of Port Arthur, and Harbin Freeman of Port Arthur.

Survivors also include one brother, Dallas Ford, Jr. of Port Arthur, TX; one sister-in-law, Mary Ford of Port Arthur, TX; one nephew, Michael Ford of Atlanta, GA; one great-nephew, Michael Ford, Jr. of Port Arthur, TX; one uncle Curtis Joseph of Port Arthur, TX, and a host of other close relatives and friends.