|Birth: ||Jul. 3, 1943|
|Death: ||Aug. 27, 2010|
Tyler, Smith Co., TX — Tuesday, 31 August 2010
Funeral services for Mr. Gary Lee Alford, age 67, of Frankston are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday at Elliott Memorial Chapel at Boren-Conner Funeral Home, Bullard, with Sister Mary Dowdy officiating. Burial will follow in Bullard Cemetery.
Mr. Gary Alford was born July 3, 1943, in Bullard. He was a Baptist and worked as a longshoreman with the ILA-28 Union. Gary died Aug. 27, 2010, at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his father, Elton (Skinny) Alford; mother, Kate Ivey Alford; sister, Louise Jonas; and grandson, Ethan Wayne Alford.
Gary is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Harvey and Sandra Alford and Gary and Cindi Alford, all of Lindale, daughter and son-in-law, Tammy and Hobert Riley of Pattison, Miss.; two sisters and brother-in-law, Margie and Harvey Covey of Bullard and Diane Cromer of Bullard; two brothers and sister-it-law, Joe Alford of Bullard and Lavon and Joan Alford of Frankston; 10 grandchildren, Chris, Misty, Jordan, Jacob, Russell, Evan, Chandler, Cortney, Tater and Bradley; and two great-grandchildren, Taiten and Caden. Pallbearers will be grandsons, Jacob Alford, Chris Riley, Russell Alford, Tater Alford, Dalton Covey and Chandler Powell. Honorary pallbearers will be Bradley Alford and Evan Alford.
Arrangements by Boren-Conner Funeral Home, Bullard.
Joseph Elton "Skinny" Alford (1915 - 2001)
Kate Helen Faye Ivey Alford (1922 - 2007)
Elton Lavon Alford (1939 - 2012)*
Gary Lee Alford (1943 - 2010)
Created by: Jaycie Rinehart
Record added: Aug 13, 2011
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