Louise Ford, 80, passed away peacefully Sunday, January 24, 2015. She was born in Coalgate, Okla., to Enszley Dock and Ruby Mae Burleson. She met her husband Buford Ford at the age of 18 and they were married on Sept 27, 1953. They had three children, Deborah Elaine Bagwell, Pamela Annette Coley, and Buford R. Ford Jr. “Bucky”. Louise also had one brother Enszley Dwight Burleson. She retired from Central State College, now known as Central State University, as a manager in food service for 25 years. Granny Grunt (as they all know her by) leaves behind six grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and five great great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, Dock and Ruby Burleson and one great grandchild. Family and friends viewing will be 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, January 28, at Matthews Funeral Home, Edmond. Services will be 2 p.m., Saturday, January 30, at Matthews Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow at Seward Cemetery in Guthrie, Okla.
Published on  January 26, 2016