Betty Lou Ford, 74, of Harrisonburg, died on Monday, May 13, 2019, at Sentara RMH Medical Center.

She was born on June 15, 1944, in McGaheysville and was a daughter of the late Charles and Viola Ford Bush.

Ms. Ford was employed with Avante, now known as Curis in Harrisonburg, where she was a housekeeper and laundry aide for the facility.

She is survived by three sons, David Ford of Penn Laird, and Larry and Kenneth Ford Jr., both of Harrisonburg; a daughter, Kristie Ford of Harrisonburg; a stepson, Kenny Lam; two brothers, Johnny Bush of Shenandoah, and Russell E. Bush of Staunton; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers, Charles, Benjamin, William and Jessie Bush, and three sisters, Stella Bush, Amanda Rose and Dorothy Lam.

A funeral service was conducted on Monday, May 20, at Kyger Funeral Home in Harrisonburg by Pastor Wayne Comer. Burial was in the Mount Olivet Cemetery in McGaheysville.

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