Thomas "Tommy Ford" Cundiff Obituary

Date of Birth:

Tuesday, December 15th, 1936

Date of Death:

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

Funeral Home:

McAlister-Smith Funeral Home
2501 Bees Ferry Rd.
Charleston, South Carolina, UNITED STATES


Berkeley County

Summerville- Thomas C. Cundiff “Tommy Ford”, 74, husband of Patsy Cundiff, of Summerville, passed away on Wednesday, July 6, 2011.

Born in Danville, VA, he was the son of Joe Cundiff and Helen Troxler Needham. Mr. Cundiff served our country proudly in the United States Army, during the Korean Conflict. He was later a distribution manager for the Post and Courier. He was also a guitarist and lead singer in the Tommy Ford Band and enjoyed going fishing with his family. Mr. Cundiff was a member and Chaplain of the VFW Post 3142, North Charleston.

Mr. Cundiff is survived by his wife Patsy Perryman Cundiff, two sons Mark Cundiff and wife Renee of Simpsonville and Stephen Cundiff and wife Barbara of Hanahan; two grandchildren, Ian and Lindsey Cundiff. He is also survived by a sister, Trisha Creech of Greensboro, NC.

Memorial service will be held on Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 3:00pm at the VFW Post 3142, 3555 Dorchester Road, North Charleston. The family will receive friends after the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association at or by mail to 409 King Street #300, Charleston, SC 29403-6477.

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