GASTONIA - Mildred Jewel Ledford, 89, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on Oct. 28, 2013, at Gaston Manor, Gastonia.
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She was born Jan. 27, 1924, in Ducktown, Polk County, Tenn., daughter of the late Elmer Ira and Edith Minnie Melhorn Ledford.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, 1503 S. York Road, Gastonia.
A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, officiated by Pastor Doug Baltzegar.
The interment will follow the service at Armstrong Cemetery, Gastonia.
She is survived by her children, Patricia Ann Ledford Bingham and husband Roger Dale Bingham of Crowder's Mountain, Sarah Francis Ledford Neal and husband, Steven Manzy "Jack" Neal of Dallas, Brenda Joyce Ledford Adair of Blacksburg, SC, Barry Lee Ledford of Gastonia; brothers, Fritz Wilson Ledford of MO, John Marcus Ledford Sr. of Gastonia, Dennis Ira Ledford of Massachusetts; grandchildren, Robin Bing-ham Johnson of Stephenson, VA, Tammy Darlene Hodge Adams of Gastonia, Donnie Ray Hodge Jr. "Chuck" of Belmont, Terry Lamar Adair of Blacksburg, SC; great grandchildren, Nathan Dale Huffstetler, Charles Anthony Huffstetler, sons of Robin Bingham Johnson and Charles L. Huff-stetler, Travis Justice Gosnell, son of Robin Bingham Johnson and Johnny Gosnell, Lori Nicole Fulbright Williamson, Justin Ray Fulbright, chil-dren of Tammy Hodge Adams and Ray Eugene Fulbright, Trent Lamar Adair, son of Terry Lamar Adair and Sharon Annette McNealy, Patricia Lynn Hodge Goble, Joseph Adam Hodge and Matthew Jacob Hodge, children of Donnie Ray Hodge Jr. "Chuck" and Kim Dockery Hodge; great-great grandchildren, Natalie Huffstetler, Hailey Huffstetler and Macie Huffstetler, daughters of Nathan Dale Huffstetler and Kari Marchelle Cross, Ashton Rayne Williamson, Noah Lee Williamson and Bayleigh Elizabeth Williamson, children of Lori Nicole Fulbright Williamson and Bryan Lee Williamson, Phoenix and Savannah Adair, daughters of Trent Lamar Adair and Destiny Boyd, Ryley Goble and Blair Goble, children of Patricia Lynn Hodge and Jason Goble.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Herman Edward Ledford; sons, Herman James Ledford, Eugene Ed-ward Ledford and her infant son; her brother, Franklin Delano Ledford.
Memorials may be made to
, Attn: Donor Services, P. O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309.
Arrangements are with the South Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia.
A guest registry is available at greenefuneral.com.
Greene Funeral Service, Westside Chapel
216 Archie Whitesides Road
Gastonia, NC 28052
Published in Gaston Gazette on Oct. 31, 2013