Family-Placed Death Notice
Miss Mabel Louise Alford, 93, passed from this earth on February 22, 2007. She was born in Neshoba County, Mississippi on August 25, 1913, where she lived until 1939, At the time she went to work as a Licensed Pratical Nurse at the Mississippi State Hospital, Whitfield, Mississippi. She retired after more than 38 years of service. In 1997, she and her late husband, Bernard moved to Dunwoody, GA to be with her son and his family. Mabel, also known as GG, for Great Grandmother, was very actively involved in her Great Grandson's sports activities. For several years she greatly enjoyed attending their baseball games. Miss Mabel is survived by; her son and daughter-in-law, Ray and Georgia Stuart of Dunwoody, GA; grandsons, David Stuart and Brad Stuart and his wife Jill and two great-grandsons Justin and Brandon Stuart, all of Cumming, GA. She is also survived by a sister, Laura Goodin of Louisville, Mississippi and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews. Miss Mabel is going home to be with her late loving husband Bernard, and her Precious Great-Grandson, John Reagan Stuart. Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home, 3780 Highway 80 East, Pearl Mississippi will be handling the arrangements with visitation from 11:00 AM to 1;00 PM with services following in the Chapel on Saturday, March 3rd. Interment will be immediately following at Floral Hills Memory Gardens. 4117 Highway 80 E. Pearl, Mississippi. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in Miss Mabel's honor, be made to the John Reagan Stuart Memorial Fund for Special Needs Ministry, in care of Free Chapel, 1290 McEver Road, Gainesville, GA 30504. Sandy Springs Chapel Funeral Directors, 136 Mt. Vernon Hwy., Sandy Springs. 404-255-8511.