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Obituaries > MEREDITH, FORD W.

Ford W. Meredith, 76, of Bee Spring died at 7 a.m. June 22, 2001, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green. The Edmonson County native was a retired heavy equipment operator for Tennessee Valley Authority, a World War II Marine veteran, a retired civil service employee at Fort Knox, and a member of Local 181 IUOE, Wand B. Doyle Chapter 32 Disabled American Veterans, and Nisbet Alexander Post 6937 Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was a son of the late Turley Meredith and Oma Mae Anderson Meredith.

Funeral will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Jock United Baptist Church, where he was a member, with burial in Washington Meredith Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. today at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Gravil Funeral Home.

Survivors include his wife, Anne Hill Meredith; two sons, Terry Wayne Meredith of Brownsville and Philip C. Meredith of Bee Spring; a daughter, Lisa Price of Bowling Green; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.