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Lois Mae Coleman Alford

  • Birth 30 Jul 1926 Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 11 Jul 2008 Florence, Florence County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 70348179

Daughter of Zack Smith and Emma Prevatte Coleman, wife of Pearlie DuBose Alford.

Lois Alford, 81, widow of P. D. ALford Jr., died Friday, July 11, 2008 in Carolinas Hospital System in Florence.

She was born on July 30, 1926, a daughter of the late Zack and Emma Coleman. Mrs. Alford was a retired employee of Heritage Sportswear of Marion, where she worked for over 40 years. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Senior Adult Sunday School Class and an active member of the Women's Missionary Union.

Surviving Mrs. Alford are a son, Jimmy Alford of Marion; a brother, Zack Coleman Jr. of Marion; a sister, Blanch James of Marion and 1 granddaughter..

She was predeceased by a sister, Sara Williams.

Services were at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 13, 2008 in Friendship Baptist Church, Gresham. Burial followed in Tabernacle Cemetery in Gresham, directed by Smith-Collins Funeral Home.

Published in The Marion Star, July 16, 2008

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  • Maintained by: robin pellicci moore
  • Originally Created by: Barbara Lehman
  • Added: 25 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70348179
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lois Mae Coleman Alford (30 Jul 1926–11 Jul 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70348179, citing Tabernacle Cemetery, Marion County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by robin pellicci moore (contributor 46903322) .