Jan. 31, 1889 Wills Point Van Zandt County Texas, USA
Jun. 16, 1970 Monroe Ouachita Parish Louisiana, USA
RAYVILLE (Special) — Albert C. Alford, 74, of Rayville, died Tuesday night at St. Francis Hospital after a long illness.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Rayville United Methodist Church with the Revs. A. A. McKnight and Henry Bowden officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Monroe under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home of Rayville.
Mr. Alford was the owner of Alford Accounting Service and a member of the Rayville United Methodist [church] where he was former chairman of the board of stewards and past president of the Methodist Men's Club. Mr. Alford was a past president of the Rayville Kiwanis Club and a member of the Richland Parish Draft Board, of the Masonic Lodge, Knights Templar and a member of the El Karubah Temple of Shreveport and the Northeast Louisiana Shrine Club.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Julian Reagan of Monroe and Mrs. R. I. Hart of Beaumont, Tex.; three sisters, Mrs. Ann Payne and Mrs. Elizabeth Richardson of Athens, Tex. and Mrs. Mae Williams of Wills Point, Tex., six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Oliver Lowery, Bernard Waite, Manning Pilgreen, J. B. Thompson, Rayborn Wroten, Wenchy Greer, Dr. George Purvis and C. J. Ellis Jr.
Published in The Monroe News-Star (LA), Wednesday, June 17, 1970