Gloria Martin Malloy Ford, 80, of Hollister, passed from this life on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Putnam Community Medical Center following an extended illness. A native of North Adams, Massachusetts, she resided in the Orange Springs / Ft. McCoy area from 2004 – 2011 when she moved to Hollister. Gloria was a homemaker and a member of Palatka Moose Lodge #184, Senior Friends and the Fraternal Order of Eagles #3822 in Interlachen. Gloria loved to play Bingo and cards and in her younger years loved to dance.
She was preceded in death by her first James Malloy and 2nd husband, James D. Ford and a brother Donald Martin.
Gloria is survived by 2 sons, James Malloy, Jr (Diane) of Florahome and Billy Maloy (Sheila) of Hollister, 3 daughters, Christine Kemp of Palatka, Brenda Brasiel of East Palatka and Robin Harvey (James) of Jackson,GA, a half-brother, Alan Martin of North Carolina and a half-sister, Cathy Gerioux of North Adams, MA, 14 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, 11 great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Gloria’s Book of Memories page at www.Johnson-Overturffunerals.com
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.
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