Paul Edgar Ford
Published: Friday, October 18, 2013

Paul Edgar Ford, age 69, of Newport, passed away October 17, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his father Edgar (Edd) Ford, mother Burdette Johnson Marra, beloved grandparents Carmen and Cordia (McGaha) Johnson and Lawson and Carrie Ford, aunts and uncles Walter (Dock) and Aubrey Lee (McGaha) Johnson, Nancy Johnson, Artemus Breeden, Genieve (Ford) and Jess McGaha, Creola (Ford) and Patton Duckett.

He is survived by his beloved brothers and their wives Dwight and Denise (Reed) Marra of Newport, Anthony and Carolina (Whitehead) Marra of Dandridge, Darius and Tracy (Ebinger) Marra of Dandridge; and Timothy and Edie Ford of Talbott; special nieces Chandie Marra Clark of Parrottsville and Emily Ford of Morristown, Whitney Marra Cocco, Christian Marra, and Natalia Marra; nephew Samuel (Sam) Marra; great-nephews Jackson Clark and Braylon Cocco and great-niece Ambrie Campbell. He also leaves a host of special cousins and friends.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, October 21, 2013, at Union Cemetery with Rev. Mike Hensley officiating.

The family will receive friends from 5:00�8:00 p.m. Sunday, October 20, 2013, at Manes Funeral Home.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge 

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