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James Barton Ford

Posted 2020-01-10 by mhenderson
Published in the Daily Miner on Jan. 9, 2020 -
Kingman, Arizona -

James Barton Ford, 49, of Kingman, Arizona went to be with the Lord on
Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019.

James was the first born son of James (Butch) and Bonnie Ford-Presley
and was born on July 3, 1970 in Cheyenne Wells, Colorado. During his
childhood James lived in Colorado, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, and
California. James was married 18 years to his wife Kathleen (Hixson)

James served in the Army Reserves and was an automobile technician who
worked for 12 years at four different Walmarts. He so loved football
and was an avid Denver Broncos fan. James also enjoyed baseball and
loved the Los Angeles Angels. James loved karaoke and was a very
talented singer with a resounding voice and a passion for music. He
also loved the ocean and took many roads trips with family. A proud,
conservative, Christian, James loved his country and what it stands
for. James was a devoted husband and father who spent most of his time
watching sports and movies with his friends and family.

James is survived by his beloved wife, Kathleen; only son Ethan;
parents James and Bonnie of Colorado; sisters Sydney of Minnesota,
Crystal of Kansas and Tracy of Texas; brother Seth of Alabama; several
other nieces, nephews and cousins.

A Memorial Services will be held on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, at 1 p.m.
at Kingman Worship Center, 4087 N. Eagle Dr., Kingman, Arizona, 86409,
with Rev. Jack Thompson officiating. There will be no visitation or
burial. Memorials may be directed to his family.

Arrangements were placed in the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home and

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