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Karen Ruth Allford
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1939
Poteau
Le Flore County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 2004
McAlester
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA

Karen was the daughter of Barron Miller and Dorothy Weddle Allford. She attended William Gay Elementary School in McAlester and in 1952 she and her family moved to Indianola, where she graduated from high school in the Class of 1957. She remained on the family farm until 1966, when she and her family built a home on Garden Lane in McAlester and she had lived in that home since. She worked at the father's grocery store and laundromat and was also a homemaker. She was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church of McAlester and loved to play the organ and sing. Survivors include a brother, E.J. Allford, of McAlester; four nieces and nephews, Toni Wilson and husband, Greg, Bartlett, Tenn., Randy Allford and wife, Donna, Middletown, R.I., Johnny Allford and wife, Brenda, of Muskogee, and Jana Brandon and husband, Joe, of Holdenville. Also, eight great-nieces and great-nephews, Bethany and Matthew Wilson, DeWayne Allford, Summer and Patrick Allford, and Morgan, Madison, and Conner Fitzgerald. And, an uncle, Jim Allford and wife, June, of Holdenville; two aunts, Mattie Hickman, of McAlester, and Betty Jo Talbot, of Shawnee, and numerous cousins. Pallbearers will be her nephews, Greg Wilson, Johnny Allford, Matthew Wilson, Morgan Fitzgerald, Patrick Allford and DeWayne Allford. Honorary pallbearers will be John Allford, J.A. Allford, Johnny Allford, Larry Allford, Ronnie Allford, David Allford, Mossie Cappo, Bill Crone, Jerry Bob Allford, Bobby Hickman, Ralph Weddle, Drew Lusk, Homer Joe Lusk, Bob Williams, and Danny Travis. She was preceded in death by her father, Miller Allford in July 21, 1994; her mother, Dorothy Allford on July 5, 1987; two brothers, Donnie Joe Allford and Ronnie Lee Allford, and a sister-in-law, Carol Allford. 
 
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 Parents:
  Miller Barron Allford (1911 - 1994)
  Dorothy Leona Weddle Allford (1913 - 1987)
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Allford (____ - 1943)*
  Elbert John Allford (1935 - 2015)*
  Karen Ruth Allford (1939 - 2004)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tannehill Cemetery
McAlester
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Mar 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25080868
Karen Ruth Allford
Added by: MillieBelle
 
Karen Ruth Allford
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