Rocky Nelson Ford, of Athens, TX was 59 years old when he was called to met his Lord and Savior. Rocky passed away on Tuesday April 14, 2020 in Tyler, TX. Rocky was born in Houston, TX on Thursday November 3, 1960, son of the late Elton Gene Ford, Sr. and the late Runell (Jay) Ford. Rocky worked as a welder most of his life. He is survived by two children Taylor William Ford and Anna Kay Ford. Siblings are Ginny Stockton and Joe Bob Ford . He also leaves behind two grandchildren. Family members who have passed on are his parents Elton Gene Ford, Sr. and Runell Jay Ford and his dear brother Elton Gene Ford, Jr.
Due to CoVid-19 funeral services are pending at this time. They are under the direction of Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home, Malakoff.