|Birth: ||Dec. 22, 1875|
|Death: ||Sep. 20, 1963|
Photo at right: Eps, Faye and their children: Mary Margaret (born 24 Oct 1913-my mom), Peggy (legal name Mavis Elvira born in July 1919-my aunt being held), and Eps Jr. (my uncle). The photo must have been taken about 1922. Photo is courtesy of Anthony Edler, via email June 9, 2012.
Chico Enterprise-Record, Saturday, September 21, 1963:
"Epps Elgin Ashford" Graveside services for Epps Elgin Ashford, 87, will be conducted by the Christian Service Society of Chico Monday at 2 p.m.
Mr. Ashford died at a local hospital yesterday. He was born in San Antonio, Tex., on Dec. 22, 1875. Survivors include his widow Mary Fay, two daughters, Mrs. Mary M. Ferguson and Mrs. Peggy Wells, both of Chico and four grandchildren.
Rev. Lenox Medford of the Southern Baptist Church will officiate at the services in the Christian Service Society Cemetery where interment will be held.
SOURCE: Durham Cemetery (c) 1994 by Adriana Farley and Marilyn Corley.
Mary Faye Caldwell Ashford (1886 - 1973)
Epps Elgin Ashford (1911 - 1960)*
Mary Margaret Ashford Edler-Ferguson (1913 - 1993)*
Mavis Elvira Ashford Wells (1919 - 1996)*
"EPPS, E. ASHFORD, SR.
SEPT. 20, 1963"
*Gray granite marker 24 x 20 x 10", inscribed on sloping side. Shares double cement slab w/Mary Fay Ashford
Plot: C-28, Intered Sept. 23, 1963
Maintained by: Adriana
Originally Created by: Laural N. D.
Record added: Apr 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26013349