Barbara Sue Ford, 74, Afton, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 at the Grove Nursing Center, in Grove.

Barbara was born on Feb. 12, 1943 in Mena, Arkansas, to O’Neal Raines and Florence (Eckart) Raines.

She was the loving wife of the late James Ford and the caring mother to Gerald Goza and wife Gail of Independence, Missouri, and DeWayne Goza and wife Tanya, and Belinda Howell, all of Grove; the sister to Paula Daulton and husband Rodney of Broken Arrow; and was blessed with 17 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Private family services will be held at a later date. Family and friends may leave online condolences and share memories by viewing Barbara’s Book of Memories at