CW4 Rodger A Ford was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 03/28/2007 at the age of 63.6
Mabank, TX
Flight Class 71-31
Date of Birth 08/13/1943
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with D/17 CAV in 71-72
Call sign in Vietnam SABER 13
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More detail on this person: Rodger A. Ford Graveside services for Rodger A. Ford, 63, of Mabank are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, April 2, 2007, at DFW National Cemetery in Dallas with the Rev. James Jacobs officiating. Burial will follow under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home of Mabank. Mr. Ford died Wednesday, March 28, 2007, in Gun Barrel City. He was born Aug. 13, 1943, in Fort Worth. Mr. Ford had lived in Mabank since 1990. He retired from the U.S. Army in 1990 and had served in the Vietnam War. He worked as a helicopter pilot. He is survived by his wife, Linda Ford of Mabank; sons, Randy Ford and wife Stacey of Little Elm, Allen Ford and wife Joyce of Baytown and Robert Allen Ford and wife Renate of Irving; daughter, Sarah Ford of Payne Springs; stepsons, Lee John Blackman and wife Tysa, Andrew Kevin Waters and wife Teri and Ronnie Waters; sisters, Arzena Kay Reid and Marietta Gillispie; 16 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Visitation will be at the funeral home Sunday, April 1. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Burial information: Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas, TX

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