August 17, 2012
Former Basalt resident, Coy Ford, 87, passed away August 11, 2012 in Lake County, FL.
At his request, no service will be held.
Coy was born January 9, 1925 in Altus, OK, to George and Sarah Ford.
Mr. Ford served in the Navy during World War II as a Seaman, First Class.
Coy moved to Basalt, CO where he spent the majority of his 40 year career with Public Service Company. In 2010, Coy moved to Florida to live with his son.
He is survived by sister, Mahota Butler; two daughters, Linda Rother and Debbie Beals; and son, Coy Ford.