|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1903|
|Death: ||Dec. 29, 1943|
Son of Nathaniel J. and Izora Young Alford.
Husband of Avis Mae Wilson.
Obituary: Rockdale Reporter, December 30, 1943
Funeral services for Reden Alford, 40, of San Antonio, were held in Rockdale...burial was in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery. Alford died in a hopital in Austin at 2 a.m. Wednesday...Born Dec. 30, 1903, Reden Alford was the son of the late Nat J. Alford, well-known Rockdale peace officer, and Mrs. Alford. His father was killed in an automobile accident June 24, 1921, and his mother died October 5, 1925. He was born and reared in the Rockdale public schools. In 1924 Reden Alford married Miss Avis Wilson, of Cameron...surviving, besides his wife, are two sons, Reden Noris, 17, and Charles Edgar, 12. Also surviving are three brothers: Ottie Alford, of Rockdale; Wm. E. Alford, Galveston; N. E. Alford, of Rockdale; and four sisters: Mrs. E. R. Wolf, Rockdale; Mrs. Ella Baggett, Abilene; Mrs. R. E. Crane, Austin; and Mrs. Pascal Pgue, Rockdale.
Obituary: Cameron Herald, December 30, 1943:
Funeral services for Reden Alford, 40, who died...in an Austin hospital Wednesday, Dec. 29, 1943, were held in Rockdale...Mr. Alford had made his home in San Antonio for the past 10 years...Mrs. Alford is the former Miss Avis Wilson of Cameron, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Wilson and a sister of Mrs. Ben F. Reichert...Mr. Alford was the son of the late Nat Alford, pioneer peace officer in Rockdale. Besides his widow, two sons, Reden Norris and Chas. Edgar Alford, survive. The following brothers and sisters survive: Zeke Alford of Rockdale; Earnest (Monk) Alford of Galveston; Otis Alford of Rockdale; Mrs. Paschal Pogue of Rockdale; Mrs. Ella Baggett of Abilene; Mrs. Bob Crain of Austin; and Mrs. Lottie Wolf of Rockdale.
Nathaniel Jefferson Alford (1861 - 1921)
Izora Elmira Young Alford (1867 - 1925)
Avis Mae Wilson Briggs (1904 - 1981)*
Reden Norris Alford (1926 - 2001)*
Perrvy C Alford (1882 - 1883)**
Ottie Bervie Alford (1883 - 1963)**
Lottie May Alford Wolf (1886 - 1965)*
Ella Lee Alford Laramore (1888 - 1967)*
Emma Bell Alford (1890 - 1892)*
Infant Son Alford (1894 - 1895)*
Maude Dell Alford Crane (1894 - 1965)*
William E. Alford (1895 - 1971)*
Beulah D Alford Pogue (1898 - 1982)*
Nathaniel Ezekiel Alford (1900 - 1994)*
Reden Alford (1903 - 1943)
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Created by: lm
Record added: Dec 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10073686