MILDRED LOWERY ALFORD
1920 MS –2009 MS
McComb, Pike Co., MS—Thursday, 17 December 2009
Mildred Alford, 89, of Tylertown died Dec. 16,
2009, at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center. Visitation is 5 to 9
tonight at Hartman-Hughes Funeral Home in Tylertown. Services are 11 a.m.
Friday at the funeral home chapel, with the Rev. Mike Anderson officiating.
Burial will be in Elliott Cemetery.
Mrs. Alford was born Sept. 10, 1920, in Walthall
County, to John Albert and Emily Elizabeth Stogner Lowery.
She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her
husband, Farral Alford.
Survivors include three sons and two
daughters-in-law, Farral and Sue Alford of Talladega, Ala., Jack and Mary
Alford of Springfield, La., and Billy Alford of Tylertown; two daughters and
one son-in-law, Nell and Alton Ryan of Brookhaven and Christel Van Dan of
Tylertown; 10 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and three
Pallbearers will be Greg Ryan, Jack Alford Jr.,
Duane Alford, Raymond Van Dan, Billy Alford Jr. and Benji Alford. Honorary
pallbearers are Vernon Alford, Grady Alexander, Earl Alford, Jimmy Lowery and
from Elliott Cemetery, Walthall Co., MS—www.findagrave.com
granted by the photographer, Earl Alexander
NOTES: SSDI records confirm the birth and death dates of Mildred
Alford (SS# issued in MS), last residence Tylertown, Walthall Co., MS.
We included the obituary of her husband, Farrol
Jasper “Preacher” Alford, in Mississippi Obituaries.
Mildred joined AAFA after her husband’s death. AAFA
records list him as Farrol Jasper Alford; his obituary and his gravestone spell
his name Farrol.
For more information about Farrol’s family, see
AAFA’s published genealogies, Descendants
of Jacob Alford, b. 1761 NC and Known
Descendants of William Alford 1804 GA – after 1860 MS.
Her husband’s lineage: Farrol Jasper 1916 MS1,
Samuel Nathaniel 1885 MS2, Needham Jasper 1862 MS3,
Henderson 1829 MS4, William 1804 GA5, Jacob 1761 NC6,
Julius 1717 VA7, James 1687 VA8, John 1645 VA9.