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Curtis E Alford
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1914
Death: Oct. 19, 2003

HOUSTON – Curtis E. Alford, 88, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2003, at the Mississippi
State Veterans Home in Oxford. He was born Dec. 5, 1914, in Chickasaw County. He
was a retired employee of the Jackson Casket Company and a member of the
Mississippi Funeral Directors Association. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World
War II and a member of the First Baptist Church of Houston. He enjoyed hunting
and fishing. He loved the funeral industry and those that he served.

Services will be at 1:30 p.m. today at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Houston
with Bro. Dan Robertson officiating. Burial will be in the Houston Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Margueritte “Marg” Seale Alford of Houston; three
daughters, Barbara Ann Ladner and Jim of Madison, Betty Neilson and Charlie of
Tupelo, and Sue Boyd and Randy of Tupelo; three sons, Curtis “Hub” Alford and
Adele of Starkville, Bill Alford and Connie of Tallahassee, Fla., and Mitch
Alford and Sherry of Houston; 16 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; a
sister, Geraldine Allen of Houston; a brother, J.W. Alford of California; a
great-aunt, Bill Purnell of New Albany.

He was preceded in death by his parents, W.W. Alford and Ollie Berry Alford, and
three sisters, Ethel Winberly, Virginia Bray and Olene Lawson.

His grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Memorials may be made to the Mississippi Funeral Directors Scholarship Fund,
P.O. Box 22932, Jackson MS 39225-22932; or a charity of the donor's choice.

North Mississippi Daily Journal, October 21, 2003

Family links: 
  Watty Washington Alford (1891 - 1981)
  Elmer Olive Berry Alford (1895 - 1968)
  Marguerite Seale Alford (1914 - 2007)*
  Mary Ethel A. Wimberley (1911 - 1995)*
  Curtis E Alford (1914 - 2003)
  Virginia A Alford Bray (1919 - 1998)*
  Olline Alford Lawson (1927 - 1987)*
  Margaret Geraldine Alford Allen (1929 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Houston Cemetery
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Keri Fuller Long
Record added: Jun 14, 2009
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Printed in the Times Post, Houston, Mississippi dated October 22, 2003 Houston Services for Curtis E Alford, 88, who died Oct. 19, 2003, were held 1:30 pm Oct. 21, 2003, at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with the Dan Robertson officiating. Interment was...(Read more)
- Barbara Wiley Hamby
 Added: Jan. 2, 2011

- Keri Fuller Long
 Added: Jun. 14, 2009

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