Wednesday, September 5, 2007
Ona Mae (Ford) Camp, 85, of Sunnyside passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007, at Hillcrest Manor in Sunnyside.
She was born May 2, 1923, in Moss, Tenn. to John Harrison and Nellie Amanda (Cherry) Ford. She received her education in Snowball, Ark. On July 5, 1941, she married Doyle Camp Sr. in St. Joe, Ark.
Ona migrated from Arkansas to Granger, following the fruit picking. She later worked at Snokist Growers in Grandview for 30 years and also co-owned Mobil Service Station in Granger, with her husband, Doyle Camp, for 30 years.
She enjoyed sewing, reading and crocheting.
Ona was a member of the Assembly of God in Leslie, Ark.
She is survived by her children, Betty G. Bryant of Zillah, Connie Fuller and husband, Joe, of Fort Smith, Ark., Doyle Camp Jr. of Fallon, Nev., Louis Camp and wife, Betty, of Woodland, Calif. and David Camp of Selah; 14 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; her sister, Johnnie Rains of Leslie, Ark.; and five brothers, Jack Ford and Joel Ford, both of Leslie Ark., Howard Ford of Kansas City, Mo., Walter Ford (Bud) of Yuba City, Calif. and Andrew Ford of Goldendale.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Doyle Camp Sr.; an infant daughter, Donnie Jean; one sister; and three brothers.
Viewing and visitation will be held Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, from 2 to 6 p.m., at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at 10 a.m., at Roller Coffman Funeral Home in Marshall, Ark., with burial to follow at Freck Cemetery in Yellville, Ark.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to honor her memory may contribute to the American Stroke Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, Texas, 75231 or to the donor's choice. Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.