|Birth: ||Feb. 14, 1890|
|Death: ||Sep. 30, 1987|
Springfield, Greene Co., MO
Friday, 2 October 1987
Ila Jane Alford, daughter of James L. and Martha M. Gann Latimer, was born Feb. 14, 1890, in Wright County, MO. She departed this life Sep. 30, 1987, in Cox Medical Center North at the age of 97 years, seven months, and 16 days.
On Feb. 5, 1919, she was married to Everett Vert Alford and to his marriage was born five children. She was preceded in death by three sons, three brothers, three sisters, three grandchildren and her husband who died May 22, 1984.
She and her family had lived in the Niangua and Grovespring area, living and working on a farm. After their retirement from farming, she and her husband moved to the Lebanon area about 30 years ago.
Mrs. Alford is survived by her son, Dale, Springfield; a daughter, Mrs. Devan (Lena) York, Cosmopolis, WA; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Palmer-Pickering Funeral Home, Lebanonů. Burial will be in Prospect Cemetery in Wright County.
Everett Alford (1894 - 1984)*
Prospect Baptist Cemetery
Created by: Pamela Thompson
Record added: Sep 30, 2011
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