Services are Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Church of God 7th Day in Wister with Rev. Jim Cook and Lamar Ford officiating. Interment will follow in Maxey Cemetery under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Jackie Sumpter Lucas.
Survivors include her husband, Sam Ford of the home; six daughters, Roxanne Adams of Fort Smith, Tina Lowry and Stephanie Adams of Wister, Cathy Grace of Durant, Trena Spikerman of Fort Smith, and Kristie McCovey of Heavener; son, Joseph Adams of Wister; 16 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren; four brothers, Bobby Sumpter of California, Steve Sumpter of Poteau, Art Sumpter of Arkansas and Rocky Sumpter of Poteau; seven sisters, Betty Harris of Sallisaw, Oradell Newby of Lequire, Judy Newby of Arkansas, Claudette Mann and Bonnie Ryburn both of Wister, Jonell Crandell of Poteau and Elanore Rollison of Cameron.
Pallbearers are Rocky, Art, Steve and Christopher Sumpter, Jean Ryburn and Carlos Mann.
Honorary pallbearer is Bobby Sumpter.
The family will be at the funeral home Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends.
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