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Frankie Marie Ellington Alford
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1932
Death: Jan. 18, 2004

WAKE WEEKLY
Wake Forest, Wake Co., NC
Thursday, 22 January 2004

Frankie Marie Ellington Alford, 71, of Forestville Road, died on Sunday, January 18, at her residence. The funeral was held on Tuesday, January 20, at Glen Royal Baptist Church. Entombment followed in the Pine Forest Memorial Gardens.

She was born in Wake County and was the daughter of the late Tresa Rebecca O'Neal Ellington and Frank Ellington. Mrs. Alford was a retired supervisor for Exide Electronics and a member of Glen Royal Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Pam Roberts and her husband, Tim, of Knightdale and Suanne Watkins and her husband, Rodney, of Wake Forest; two sons, Lee Alford of Wake Forest and Pat Alford and his wife, Peggy, of Durham; a sister, Annie Bell Baker of Wake Forest; two sisters Ruth Bunn and Joyce Davis, both of Wake Forest; six grandchildren, Leigh Ann Alford, Cameron Watkins and Beth Watkins, all of Wake Forest, Alicia Alford of Raleigh, Monica Alford of Charleston, South Carolina, and Kimberly Alford of Durham.

Her husband of 48 years, Grover Lewis Alford, and two sisters, Ruby Ellington and Nora Vaughn, preceded her in death.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Monroe Franklin Ellington (1885 - 1932)
  Trese Rebecca Perry O'Neal (1901 - 1980)
 
 Spouse:
  Grover Lewis Alford (1927 - 1998)
 
 Siblings:
  Raymond Dock Ellington (1910 - 1965)**
  James Monroe Ellington (1911 - 1952)**
  Ben Ellington (1913 - 1982)**
  Wiley Ellington (1914 - 1997)**
  O B Ellington (1916 - 1973)**
  Infant Son Ellington (1923 - 1923)*
  Norleen Gladys Ellington Vaughn (1929 - 1987)*
  Frankie Marie Ellington Alford (1932 - 2004)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pine Forest Memorial Gardens
Wake Forest
Wake County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Pamela Thompson
Originally Created by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Record added: Jan 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33071443
Frankie Marie <i>Ellington</i> Alford
Added by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
 
 
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 Added: Feb. 2, 2013
 
 
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