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Epps Elgin Ashford, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 22, 1875
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1963
Chico
Butte County
California, USA

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.
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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. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Faye Caldwell Ashford (1886 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Epps Elgin Ashford (1911 - 1960)*
  Mary Margaret Ashford Edler-Ferguson (1913 - 1993)*
  Mavis Elvira Ashford Wells (1919 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"EPPS, E. ASHFORD, SR.
DEC.22, 1875
SEPT. 20, 1963"
*Gray granite marker 24 x 20 x 10", inscribed on sloping side. Shares double cement slab w/Mary Fay Ashford
 
Burial:
Durham Cemetery
Durham
Butte County
California, USA
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
Epps Elgin Ashford, Sr
Added by: Adriana
 
Epps Elgin Ashford, Sr
Added by: Laural N. D.
 
Epps Elgin Ashford, Sr
Added by: Laural N. D.
 
 
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