AAFA #0176

1933 FL – 2012 GA




Cordele, Crisp Co., GA—10 October 2012


CORDELE—Graveside funeral services for Betty Alford McGugan, wife of Bobby McGugan of St. Simons Island, will be held Saturday, Oct. 13 at 2 p.m. at Sunnyside Cemetery.

Photo from Sunnyside Cemetery, Cordele, Crisp Co., GA—

Permission granted by the photographer, Robert K. Nobles Jr.


AAFA NOTES: SSDI records do not list her death.

            Betty was the daughter of Morris Robert Alford and Ruby Viola Killingsworth. Her husband, Robert Vernon McGugan, reported that she died 20 Aug 2012.

            Some online records list her father as Robert Morris Alford, but Betty reported that he was Morris Robert, and his gravestone in Oak Hill East Cemetery, Putnam, Palatka Co., FL, is engraved “Morris R. Alford.”

            From the 1945 Florida State census:



            For more information about this family, see AAFA’s published genealogy, Known Descendants of Haywood Alford and Elizabeth Marshall.

            Her lineage: Betty Jeane 1933 FL1, Morris Robert 1904 TX2, Robert Henry C. 1858 AR3, John H. 1818 GA4, Haywood 1780 GA5.