Grieving father shares heartbreaking poem in memory of 'murdered' twin toddlers

'Jake's laugh, Chloe's song, beautiful smiles will never part': Grieving father shares heartbreaking poem in memory of his twin toddlers who were 'murdered by their mother' Samantha Ford was charged with the murders of her children after car crash She has appeared in a crown court in Maidstone but has not entered a plea The children's father today released heartbreaking tributes to them both He said Jake was 'everything he ever wanted in a son', Chloe was a 'little genius'

By Richard Spillett, Crime Correspondent For Mailonline

Published: 08:41 GMT, 1 February 2019 | Updated: 09:30 GMT, 1 February 2019

The devastated father of two toddlers allegedly murdered by their mother has paid tribute to his two twins.

Jake and Chloe Ford, both aged 23 months, were found seriously injured at their home near Margate, Kent in the early hours of December 27 and were later pronounced dead.

Their mother Samantha Ford, 37, has been charged with murder and is due to come before a court later this year.

The children's father, Steven Ford, today released heartbreaking tributes to them both, as well as a poem in their memory.

Steven Ford (pictured with his daughter Chloe) has released tributes to his two children.

The children's mother, Samantha, has been charged with their murders

Steven Ford (pictured, left, with his daughter Chloe) has released tributes to his two children. The children's mother, Samantha, has been charged with their murders

Mr Ford released beautiful pictures of his two 23-month-olds, Jake and Chloe, with a tribute

Mr Ford released beautiful pictures of his two 23-month-olds, Jake and Chloe, with a tribute

He said Chloe was his 'perfect baby girl' and a 'little genius'

He said Jake was 'everything he ever wanted in a son'

He said Chloe was his 'perfect baby girl' and a 'little genius'. He said Jake was 'everything he ever wanted in a son'

To his son, Mr Ford wrote: 'Jakey, you were everything I ever wanted in a son, I looked at you and saw me. Your smile, your laugh and your beautiful

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