Denson Ford, 76, of Rockdale died Tuesday, May 15, 2018, in the Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple.
Private family services were held.
Mr. Ford was born Dec. 30, 1941, in Milam County to Ben and Myrtle Elizabeth (Burgess) Ford.
He was a lifelong resident of Milam County and a graduate of Milano High School.
Mr. Ford owned and operated Ford Air Conditioner in Rock-dale.
From 1981 to 1988, he worked for Harold Parsley and then he worked in maintenance for Rockdale I.S.D. from 1988 until he retired May 2008.
Mr. Ford was preceded in death by a son, Dewayne Ford on Sept. 6, 2017; a brother, Roy Wayne Ford on July 7, 2001; and his parents.
Survivors are a son, Paul Ford of Rockdale, and his sister, Nancy Willis of Rockdale.