VIRGINIA LOUISE ALFORD

AAFA #0238

1916–2008

 

 

HOUSTON CHRONICLE

Houston, Harris Co., TX—Friday, 2 January 2009

 

            Miss Louise Alford, age 77, of Crockett, passed away December 31, 2008 at her residence. Miss Alford was born September 21, 1931 in Houston County and had lived in Crockett most of her lifetime. She was a graduate of Austonio High School and was a retired bookkeeper. Miss Alford was also a member of the Central Baptist Church.

            Survivors include: Sister: Mary Mischer of Houston [AAFA #0240]; Niece: Paula Mischer of Houston; Nephews: Walt Mischer and wife, Leila of Houston, Jerry Alford of Midlothian, Gary Alford of Houston, Kerry Alford of Houston; Numerous cousins and other relatives.

            Preceded in death by parents, Edgar and Lizzie Alford; Aunt and Uncle, Sudie and Dudley Hester; brother, Gerald Alford [AAFA #0231] and wife, Margie and brother-in-law, Walter Mischer.

            Funeral services for Miss Louise Alford will be held Sunday, January 4, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with Rev. John Goss officiating. Interment will follow in the Creek Cemetery. Family will receive friends Saturday evening from 5 p.m to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Central Baptist Church, 100 North 7th St., Crockett, TX 75835 or Creek Cemetery Assn. 205 Enchanted Estates, Crockett, TX 75835. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home 700 East Houston Avenue Crockett, TX 75835 (936) 544-2244.

 

AAFA NOTES: SSDI records confirm the birth and death dates of Virginia Louise Alford (SSDI #issued in TX), last residence Crockett, Houston Co., TX.

            We published the obituary of her brother Edgar Gerald Alford in the Texas Obituaries compilation.

            She is the sister of Mary Angeline Alford Mischer, AAFA #0240, and Edgar Gerald Alford Sr., AAFA #0231; and the cousin of Harold Alford, AAFA #0169, and William Malcolm Alford, AAFA #0198.

            Louise, her sister Mary, and her brother Gerald attended AAFA’s 1989 meeting in Houston.

            Her lineage: Virginia Louise 1931 TX1, Edgar Durwood 1902 TX2, Charles Montgomery 1860 MS3, Francis A. 1829 MS4, Halcut 1789 GA5, Julius 1750 NC6, Lodwick 1710 VA7, James 1687 VA8, John 1645 VA9.