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 Judy Ione Alford

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Judy Ione Alford

  • Birth 3 Dec 1942
  • Death 28 Jul 2004
  • Burial McComb, Pike County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 37041861

JUDY IONE ALFORD

COMMERCIAL APPEAL

Memphis, Shelby Co., TN—Friday, 30 July 2004


Judy Ione Alford, 61, died on July 28, 2004 at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in McComb [Pike Co.], MS. Graveside services were held on Friday, July30, 2004, at Hollywood Cemetery in McComb. Hartman Funeral Home in McComb was in charge of arrangements.

Miss Alford was born on December 3, 1942, in McComb. Her parents were the late John Warner Alford, Sr. and Inez Chandler Alford. At McComb High School, she was elected Miss MHS. She attended the University of Mississippi, where she pledged Chi Omega and was named Phi Delta Theta Sweetheart. She began her career in banking at First National Bank in Jackson and, later, in McComb, MS. She also worked with Louisiana National Bank in Baton Rouge. She operated Homemakers Paradise, Denman-Alford Fabrics, and later, the Denman-Alford Company. After 1980 she was associated with Lit Alford, Jim Alford, and Duke Carlisle. She was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church and a sustaining member of McComb Junior Auxiliary. Having contracted polio when she was eight years old, she was very active with the McComb March of Dimes.

Miss Alford is survived by two brothers and a sister-in-law, Warner and Kay Alford of Oxford, MS, and Charles Alford of McComb; a sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Buddy Nichols of Cedar Rapids, IA; and six nieces and nephews.

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THE CLARION-LEDGER

Jackson, Hinds Co., MS—Friday, 30 July 2004

Judy Ione Alford, 61, died Wednesday, July 28, 2004 at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in McComb [Pike Co.]. Graveside services are 10 a.m. today in Hollywood Cemetery in McComb. The family will receive friends at Hartman Funeral Home in McComb.

Miss Alford was born December 3, 1942 in McComb. Her parents were the late John Warner Alford, Sr. and Inez Chandler Alford.

At McComb High School, she was selected Miss MHS. She attended the University of Mississippi, where she pledged Chi Omega and was named a Phi Delta Theta Sweetheart.

She began her career in banking at First National Bank in Jackson and, later, in McComb. She also worked with Louisiana National Bank in Baton Rouge. She operated Homemakers Paradise, Denman-Alford Fabrics, and later, the Denman-Alford Company. After 1980 she was associated with Lit Alford, Jim Alford, and Duke Carlisle.

She was a member of the Centenary United Methodist Church and a sustaining member of McComb Junior Auxiliary. Having contracted polio when she was eight years old, she was very active with the McComb March of Dimes.

Miss Alford is survived by two brothers and a sister-in-law, Warner and Kay Alford of Oxford, and Charles Alford, McComb; a sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Buddy Nichols, Cedar Rapids, IA; six nieces and nephews, Swayze Alford, John Alford and Phyllis Alford Daniels all of Oxford, Amanda Nichols Ficek, Blakeney Nichols Jones and Chandler Nichols Shelton, all of Minneapolis, MN.

Pallbearers will be Billy Martin, Billy Neville, John Beard Neville, Billy Moore, Jay Travis, Duke Carlisle and Wallace Jackson.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Jim Alford, Peck Sherman, and Harry Raddon....



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  • Created by: Keri Fuller Long
  • Added: 13 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37041861
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Judy Ione Alford (3 Dec 1942–28 Jul 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37041861, citing Hollywood Cemetery, McComb, Pike County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Keri Fuller Long (contributor 47092274) .