|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1933|
|Death: ||Feb. 20, 2012|
Jane Ray Bonds Bedford, age 78, of Muscle Shoals, died Monday, Feb. 20, 2012.
Her family will receive friends 9:30-10:30 a.m. today at Morrison Funeral Home, Tuscumbia. The funeral service will follow at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home chapel, with Brother Ted Vafeas officiating. Private burial service for family members only to follow at Colbert Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Bedford was a native of Hackleburg, Ala., and a member of First Baptist Church of Russellville. She was an avid arrowhead collector and taught her sons and daughters to fish and water ski. She loved history and was an avid reader, a fan of University of Alabama football and served as chairman of the American Cancer Society of Russellville. She enjoyed her time in Pensacola Beach, Fla., and liked collecting seashells. She adored her grandchildren, was a great cook and loved to cook for them.
She is survived by her sons, Roger H. Bedford Jr. (Maudie Darby Bedford), of Russellville, John Lawson Bedford (Julia Childers Bedford), of Muscle Shoals; daughter, Helen Inez Bedford Roberson (Bill Roberson), of Columbia, S.C.; grandchildren, Roger H. Bedford III, of Russellville, Audrey Whyte Bedford and Evan Lawson Bedford, of Muscle Shoals.
Pallbearers are Roger Bedford III, Lawson Bedford, Bill Roberson and Robert I. Rogers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Open Windows Foundation, in care of John Davis, 2934 N. Saint Augustine Place, Tuscon, AZ 85712-1270, or J.J. Cares at North Alabama Animal Clinic, 256-383-2626.
Published in Florence Times Daily on February 22, 2012
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