|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1928|
|Death: ||Dec. 10, 2008|
December 12, 2008
Services for Adrian Alford, 80, of Palestine will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Bailey and Foster Chapel with Bill Rodgers officiating. Burial will follow in Starr Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey and Foster Funeral Home, Palestine.
Mr. Alford died Wednesday at Cartmell Home in Palestine. He was born Jan. 31, 1928 in Anderson County to the late George Alfred Alford and Lottie Rogers Alford. Mr. Alford was a member of the Swanson Hill United Methodist Church. He worked as a machinist for the railroad and was a retired maintenance supervisor from Calhoun Packing.
Mr. Alford was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Ila 'Janice' Alford, in 2001. Adrian and Janice married in Oct of 1945.
He is survived by his daughter, Carla Cubstead and husband Mike; sons, Allen Alford and Robin, and Darrell Alford and wife Vicki; sisters, Anita Wylie and Eurita Rieger; brother, Virgil Alford; six grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Tom Calhoun, Jeff Hutton, Gary Todd, James B. Strube, Cody Alford and Craig Alford.
Condolence calls will be received from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Sunday prior to the service.
George Alfred Alford (1900 - 1988)
Lottie Rogers Alford (1904 - 1984)
Ila Janice Alford (1929 - 2001)
Virgil A Alford (1925 - 2009)*
Adrian Garrett Alford (1928 - 2008)
Eurita Fay Alford Rieger (1934 - 2010)*
Note: Married Oct 12, 1945
Maintained by: Bernard-Trigg
Originally Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Dec 18, 2007
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