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 Lillian Lois <I>Reed</I> Alford

Lillian Lois Reed Alford

Grapevine, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Death 7 Oct 2007 (aged 89)
Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
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Memorial ID 22092048 · View Source
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Lillian Lois Reed Alford, 89, and a native of Grapevine, Texas, passed away peacefully at her home in Covington on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2007. Mrs. Alford, a former longtime resident of Baker and Baton Rouge, was best known for her role as "The Boss" of Alford Safe and Lock Co.

Preceded in death by her husband, William Edgar Alford; grandson, Brodie Joe Alford; and great-grandson, Benjamin Reagan Hisaw.

Survivors include her sisters, Mary Carr and Georgia Pool, both of Arlington, Texas; children, Reed Alford, Dianna Alford and Gary Alford; grandchildren, John Alford, Brian Hisaw, Courtenay Hisaw and Jacqueline Alford; great-granddaughter, Taylor Sweeney; and her canine friend cocker spaniel, Lecie Lady Alford.

She will forever be remembered for her tireless work ethic, her love of reading and bits of wisdom such as "This too shall pass," "We are where we are" and "You'll live til' you die."

Obituary published in The Advocate from 10/8/2007 - 10/9/2007.

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  • Created by: Rita Graves
  • Added: 10 Oct 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22092048
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lillian Lois Reed Alford (6 Jul 1918–7 Oct 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22092048, citing Greenoaks Memorial Park, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Rita Graves (contributor 46836288) .