Wanda Alford Ray

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  • "so sorry to hear of wanda death. we had some good times..."
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    - Karen Cole King
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Funeral Service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2014, at Collier-Butler Chapel for Mrs. Wanda Alford Ray, 69, of Altoona. The Rev. Steve Dempsey will officiate with burial at Young's Chapel Cemetery. Collier-Butler Funeral & Cremation Services Directing. Mrs. Ray went home to be with the Lord Friday, January 17, 2014. Mrs. Ray grew up in Hokes Bluff, was a longtime resident of Altoona and a five year resident of Heflin. She last attended Pine Grove Baptist Church in Heflin. Mrs. Ray was a 1962 graduate of Hokes Bluff High School, an avid reader, talented seamstress and a wonderful cook. In previous years she worked as a bookkeeper. Preceding her in death was her husband, Jesse Van Ray; father, Loyd Junior Alford; grandparents, Luther and Leola Sewell, Scott and Zinnie Alford. Mrs. Ray is survived by her daughter, Dana Ray; mother, Imogene Alford; sister, Angela Alford Herman; brothers, Haskell Alford and wife, Betty and Sharrell Alford and wife, Deborah; a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Pallbearers will be Haskell Alford, Sharrell Alford, Nicholas Weir, Noah Davenport, Zachary Herman and Jerry Alford. Special thanks to Nannie Bentley, Barbara Beason, Marsha Dempsey, Angela Nichols, Ann Harris, nurses and staff of ICU at Regional Medical Center, Anniston and Amedysis Homes Health Care. The family will receive friends from 12 p.m. until the hour of service Wednesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be made at www.collier-butler.com.
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Published in The Anniston Star from Jan. 20 to Jan. 21, 2014
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Gadsden, AL   (256) 543-2140
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