OWEN WARREN ALFORD
1907 AL – 1991 AL
Photo from his grandson
Cullman, Cullman Co., AL—_____April 1991
Funeral services for Owen Warren Alford, 84, of
Houston [Winston Co.] will be today at 3 p.m. at Houston Memorial United
Methodist Church. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery, Kilgore-Green
Funeral Home directing.
The body will lie in state one hour before the
Mr. Alford died at Carraway Methodist Hospital
Friday [April 5].
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary Alford of
Houston; four daughters, Mrs. Peggy Owens and Mrs. Evelyn Sterling, both of
Addison, Mrs. Betty Godsey and Mrs. Owene Godsey, both of Houston; brother,
Marshall Alford of Houston; sister, Myrtie Hunter of Houston; 11 grandchildren
and 25 great-grandchildren.
from Houston Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, Winston Co. AL—www.findagrave.com
granted by the photographer, Raven Smith Millwood
NOTES: SSDI records show that Owen W. Alford (SS# issued in AL) was
born 2 April 1907 and died 5 April 1991, last residence Houston, Winston Co.,
We included the obituary of his wife, Mary Jane
Miller Alford, in Alabama Obituaries.
Owen’s grandson Robin Alford Sterling, AAFA
#0320, wrote an extensive obituary for Owen that we published in AAFA ACTION,
June 1991, and with his In Remembrance.
From Robin Sterling: “To be historically
correct, it should be pointed out that Owen had only 10 grandchildren. The
eleventh was a great niece who lived with the Betty Godsey family for many
*See AAFA’s Published Genealogies, #2.
His lineage: Owen Warren 1907 AL1,
John Warren 1884 AL2, Alexander Marshall 1849 ?? 3, Spire
Warren 1816 GA4, Zaddock 1787 GA5, Julius 1750 NC6,
Lodwick 1710 VA7, James 1687 VA8, John 1645 VA9.