JEWELEEN JOY BELL ALFORD
Wife of William Joseph Alford, AAFA #0138
1927 – 2009
Houston, Harris Co., TX—Wednesday, 20 May 2009
Jeweleen Joy Alford, age 81, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ Monday, May 18, 2009. Mrs. Alford is preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, W.J., and is survived by her loving family; son: Alan Alford; daughters: Linda Alford Steagall, Melanie Alford Leavens; 7 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren; sister: Janie Corrigan.
Jeweleen was a 1945 graduate of Jefferson Davis High School. Known and loved for her generosity, strong Christian values, and quiet strength, she sang praises unto the Lord as a member of the choir at White Oak Baptist Church for 48 years.
Visitation will be 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at Pat H. Foley Funeral Directors. Jeweleen's life will be celebrated 10:00 a.m. Thursday, May 21st at White Oak Baptist Church, 3615 Mangum Road/ Houston 77092. Interment will follow at Rosewood Cemetery, located in Humble, Texas. The family requests that any memorial contributions be made to White Oak Baptist Church.
AAFA NOTES: SSDI records show that Jeweleen Joy Alford (SS# issued in TX) was born born 25 Nov 1927, last residence not listed.
From AAFA records, Jeweleen Joy Bell was born in Beirne, Clark Co., AR.
We published the obituary of her husband, William Joseph Alford (AAFA #0138) in the Texas Obituaries compilation.