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Lona Alvord Ashford
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1908
Powderly
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 2000
Paris
Lamar County
Texas, USA

*On the same stone with husband, Avert Washburn Ashford

THE PARIS NEWS, Thursday, February 17, 2000...

Lona A. Ashford, 91, of Paris, died at 9:31 a.m. Wednesday, February 16, 2000, at Christus St. Joseph's Hospital.

Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 18, in Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Othoe Stegall officiating. Burial will be in Red Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 7-8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

She was born September 10, 1908, in Powderly to L.M. Alvord and Golda Christine Daughtrey Alvord. She attended Powderly schools, was a homemaker, and member of Powderly Church of God. She married Avert Washburn Ashford in 1927 in Powderly. He died June 11, 1972.

Surviving are a son, Malcolm Ashford and wife, Martha of Fort Worth; a brother, J.B. (Katherine)Alvord of Paris; a sister, Opal Ramsey of Paris; three grandchildren, Mark Ashford & Lisa Ashford of Fort Worth, and Pam Williamson of Bartlesville, OK; three great-grandchildren, Daniel & Sarah Williamson, and Heather Cleveland and husband Jimmy, all of Bartlesville, OK; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Zoel Ramsey, Lucky Ramsey, David Alvord, Lynn Ramsey, Kurt Ramsey, and Ben Ramsey.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Lucious Marshall Alvord (1885 - 1960)
  Golda Christine Daughtrey Alvord (1885 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Avert Washburn Ashford (1897 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lona Alvord Ashford (1908 - 2000)
  Viola May Alvord (1910 - 1911)*
  Marshall Newell Alvord (1911 - 1980)*
  Opal Frances Alvord Ramsey (1914 - 2003)*
  Ruby Lorene Alvord (1917 - 1919)*
  Paul Glenn Alvord (1924 - 1989)*
  Wilburn Daughtrey Alvord (1926 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Red Hill Cemetery
Powderly
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Plot: NORTHEAST
 
Created by: Linda Moore
Record added: Oct 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78360294
Lona <i>Alvord</i> Ashford
Added by: Mary Hall Ferguson
 
Lona <i>Alvord</i> Ashford
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