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Grace Ford

May 23, 1916-Feb. 26, 2009

Grace B. (Cummins) Ford, 92, of Detroit Lakes, died February 26, 2009 at Oak Crossing in Detroit Lakes.

Grace Bishop was born to Carl and Bertha (Rice) Bishop on May 23, 1916 in Mitchellville, Iowa. She was a member of the Church of Christ.

Surviving Grace are her daughter, Sandra Ford; daughter-in-law, Judy Ford; three grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and five stepchildren.

Preceding her in death were her husbands, Don J. Cummins and B. John Ford; son, Douglas Ford; and a brother, Ray Bishop.

A memorial service is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 23 at the David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes, with the Rev. James Erb officiating. Friends may call from 9 a.m. until the time of services Saturday at the funeral home.

Grace's cremated remains will be interred at Oak Grove Cemetery, Detroit Lakes. Memorials may be sent to the Church of Christ, Park Rapids.

The David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes is serving the family. An online guestbook is available at