Raymond E. Ford Sr., 81, passed away Friday, March 21, 2014 at a local hospital. Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Pastor Darrell Henry and Pastor Mike Woody officiating. Interment will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery with Military Honors. The family will receive friends today from 5-8 p.m. at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, located at the end of Historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.