Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Alfords in:
 • Enon Cemetery
 • Enon
 • Walthall County
 • Mississippi
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Pearl Cothern Alford
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 17, 1920
Walthall County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 2009
Pike County
Mississippi, USA


McComb, Pike Co., MS
Friday, 6 November 2009

Pearl C. Alford, 89, of the Enon community, died Nov. 5, 2009, at Beacham Memorial Hospital.

Visitation is 5 to 8 tonight and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Catchings Funeral Home in McComb. Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Enon Baptist Church. Burial will be in Enon Cemetery.

Additional information was not available.

In another article:

Source unknown (probably Catchings Funeral Home)
McComb, Pike Co., MS
____ November 2009

Funeral services for; Pearl C. Alford, 89, were Nov. 7, 2009, at Enon Baptist Church with Revs. Bendon Ginn and David Hedden officiating.

She died Nov. 5, 2009, at Beacham Memorial Hospital, Magnolia.

Mrs. Alford was a former employee of Morgan & Lindsey in McComb. She was a lifetime member of Enon Baptist Church where she served as church clerk for many years. She was also a member of the Joyful Generation Senior Adult, Group and the Ruth Sunday School Class.

She was born Aug. 17, 1920, at Walthall County, daughter of the late Willie M. and Etta Howell Cothern. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her twin sister, Grace Cothern.

Survivors include her husband of 65 years, Willard J. Alford; her daughter, Gaye Smith and her husband, Dr. Farris Smith, of Clinton; three grandchildren, Dr. Michael Smith and his wife, Sabrea, and their daughter, Presley, of Columbus, Mandy Winscott and her husband, Dr. John Winscott, and their children Bailey; Brady and Blair, of Clinton, Marcy Cross and her husband, Dr. Shane Cross, and their children, Parker and Avery of Arlington, Tenn.; two sisters, Wilene O'Quin and Nelle Alexander.

Pallbearers were Calvin McEwen, Tim Leonard, Jerry Boyd, Travis Marbury, Ronnie Campbell and Tommy Roberts.

Burial was in Enon Cemetery [Walthall Co.] with Catchings Funeral Home in charge.
Family links: 
  William Monroe Cothern (1888 - 1986)
  Etta Howell Cothern (1889 - 1968)
  Willard J Alford (1920 - 2010)*
  O'Dera Cothern Lawrence (1907 - 1988)*
  Infant Son Cothern (1909 - 1909)*
  Willene Cothern Rayborn (1914 - ____)*
  Olive Nelle Cothern Alexander (1918 - 2013)*
  Pearl Cothern Alford (1920 - 2009)
  Nina Grace Cothern (1920 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Enon Cemetery
Walthall County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Pamela Thompson
Record added: Feb 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65757443
Pearl <i>Cothern</i> Alford
Added by: Connie Gartman Lozier
Pearl <i>Cothern</i> Alford
Added by: Connie Gartman Lozier
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Sharon
 Added: May. 29, 2011

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service