|Birth: ||Feb. 6, 1952|
|Death: ||Oct. 19, 2009|
Harry Glenn Alford, 57, died peacefully surrounded by his wife and two children on Monday, October 19, 2009, at home.
He worked as an electronic technician for the FAA for 36.5 years. He a was veteran of the Vietnam War serving in the U.S. Army and a honorary member of the Arkabutla Fire Dept. He also was an avid hunter and loved the outdoors.
He is survived by his wife, Cynthia D. Alford of Arkabutla, MS; a daughter, Dr. Terri Alford of Winston Salem, NC; a son, Clinton Wade Alford of Olive Branch, MS; his mother, Kathryn Alford of Clinton, MS; two sisters, Elizabeth Milstead of Clinton, MS and Sandy Manuel of Jackson, MS; a brother, Charles Alford of Jackson, MS; and three grandchildren, Bailey Berry, Tristan Alford and Samantha Alford.
He was preceded in death by his father, Willie Clyde Alford; and two brothers, Terry L. Alford and W.C. "Bill" Alford, Jr.
Services will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, October 21, 2009, at the Evansville Baptist Church where he was a member. Visitation will be held at the church from 9-10 AM on Wednesday. Graveside services will be held at 3:30 PM on Wednesday at the Scotland Baptist Church Cemetery in Yazoo County, MS.
Memorials may be sent to Evansville Baptist Church or The Gideons International. Mr. Alford will be missed by all that knew him for his love of people and especially for his quick wit and dry sense of humor.
Published in Clarion Ledger on October 20, 2009
Willie Clyde Alford (1924 - 1992)
Kathryn Simmons Alford (1929 - ____)
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