Warthon French passed away of natural causes at 12:23 a.m. on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville, Tenn.
He was born on Dec. 29, 1937, in Port Clinton, Ohio, to Donald Elmo French and Isabella P. Polson French.
Mr. French was of the Catholic faith. He retired after 30 years of service with the Ford Motor Co. and he was a United States Navy veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Isabella French.
He is survived by two brothers, Donald C. French of Clyde, Ohio and John W. French (and wife Virginia) of Cadiz; and one Godson, Scotty Peck of Cadiz.