- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 23, 2014

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - The Grand Rapids Community Legends project has added a sixth statue to a series that will grow to include former first lady Betty Ford four years from now.

Organizers on Wednesday unveiled a sculpture of civil rights activist Helen Claytor. It’s part of a series that’s expected to have 25 statues before completion.

The Grand Rapids Press (http://bit.ly/1rCtzaw ) says the project plans sculptures of boxing champion Stanley Ketchel in 2015, businesswoman Anna Sutherland Bissell in 2016 and businessman and politician Julius Houseman in 2017. The Ford sculpture will be installed in 2018, 100 years after her birth.

President Gerald Ford died in 2006, and Betty Ford died in 2011. They lived in Rancho Mirage, California, for decades.

Their hometown was Grand Rapids.

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Information from: The Grand Rapids Press, http://www.mlive.com/grand-rapids