|Birth: ||Jun. 24, 1934|
|Death: ||Sep. 11, 1986|
Dallas, Dallas Co., TX
12 September 1986
Services for Bertha Worthington Alford of Rosser, Kaufman County, an active member of community organizations, will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Sparkman-Hillcrest Northwest Highway Chapel, Dallas.
Mrs. Alford, 52, died Thursday at Presbyterian Medical Center in Dallas.
A native of Dallas, she lived at her family's Flying A Ranch in Rosser. Her husband, Fred F. Alford, is president of Alford Refrigerated Warehouses Inc. and is mayor of Rosser.
She was a graduate of The Hockaday School and attended Mount Vernon College in Washington, D.C., and Southern Methodist University, where she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority.
She served as corporate secretary to the board of directors of Alford Refrigerated and was a member of several warehousing and frozen-food professional organizations.
Mrs. Alford was a supporter of the Scurry-Rosser school district's home economics program. She donated cookbooks, cooking equipment and instructional videotapes to the schools.
The Scurry-Rosser Future Homemakers Chapter named her Honorary Mother of 1986.
Mrs. Alford is survived by her husband; a daughter, Bertha W. "B' Alford of Dallas; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William F. Worthington of Dallas; and a sister, Amy Davis of Austin.
Frederick F Alford (1931 - 1993)
Frederick Fergus Alford (1955 - 1973)*
Harriett Olita Alford (1965 - 1975)*
Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park
Plot: Garden Mausoleum
Maintained by: Pamela Thompson
Originally Created by: Becky Romo
Record added: Jul 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73517485