Opal Yvonne Petty was born June 26, 1920 in Gallhum, Arkansas. She passed away Friday, Sept.5, 2008 in San Antonio. Mrs. Eisenhauer is survived by her husband, Joseph Jacob Eisenhauer of Spring Branch, Texas; five children, Texter Ronald Ford, Louella Ford Tammen, Inella Ford Morgan, Elisha Tim Ford and Ira Dwight Ford; sixteen Grandchildren; twenty three Great Grandchildren, two Great-Great Grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Stonewall Jackson Petty; Mother, Roxanna Ruth Wrey Petty; seven brothers and two sisters; Ira Baxter Ford, father of her children; nephew, Lloyd Ryan Ford. Opal was baptized into the Seventh-Day-Adventist Church in 1949 and was a faithful member until her death. A memorial service was held Sept. 7, 2008 at the Eisenhauer Ranch in Spring Branch, Texas. In place of flowers send a donation to the charity of your choice.

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  1. she will be missed, she was in her element with her children and grandchildren, and her animals, they always brought a smile to her face.

  2. Iam sorry, mamaw, has passed way ,,I wise i could have been there.to see every one ,,, but i live in baghdad ,Iraq,, right now and i will be here for the next 2 years. working for BAE, as a welding superviser for the us army,,,i now work on bradely armor tracks ,in the green zone,,,but i hope to see my cuzs and family soon,, give my best wishes and love to all the fords ,i have missed all these years,,and i hope to see every one at a reunion soon ,,,,,,,,love and thanks ,,,,,,,,,,Dennis Ford,,,,,

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