GASTONIA - Catherine Ledford, 78, passed away Oct. 7, 2012, at her home at the Alexandria Place.
She was born Oct. 18, 1933, in Gaffney, S.C., daughter of the late J.T. Epperson and Ella Mae Grooms Bryson.
Mrs. Ledford was a member of Bright Light Baptist Church, Bessemer City.
A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at Bright Light Baptist Church, Bessemer City, officiated by Pastor Wayne Reese and Pastor Jeff McCarthy.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, 1503 S. York Road, Gastonia.
Interment will be at Hollywood Cemetery, Gastonia.
She is survived by her sons, Tom Brooks and his wife, Renea, Jerry Brooks and his wife, Jennifer; daughter Linda Darlene Ledford; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Calvin Ledford; son, Richard Carroll; granddaughter, Jennifer.
Arrangements are with the South Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia.
A guest registry is available at greenefuneral.com.