Herman Joseph Ledford, Sr.
Feb 13, 1941 - May 21, 2014
JONES COUNTY, GEORGIA- Herman Ledford, 73, of Plantation Club Drive, died Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at a local hospital. The family will greet friends from 1:30pm - 3:00pm, Saturday, May 24, 2014, at Elam Baptist Church. Funeral services will follow at 3:00pm, in the church sanctuary with Rev. Gary Thomas officiating and interment at the church cemetery.
Mr. Ledford was born February 13, 1941, in Rochelle and had lived in Gray for the past thirty-six years. He was the son of the late Joe Ledford and Myrtice Martin Ledford. Mr. Ledford was a retired safety instructor for Georgia Power Company with thirty-two years of service. He was a member of Elam Baptist Church, where he served as a longtime deacon and choir member. His greatest love was his Lord and Savior and he loved his family and his grandchildren. Mr. Ledford was preceded in death by his twin brother: Therman Ledford.
Mr. Ledford is survived by his wife of fifty-one years: Ann Seymour Ledford of Gray; son and daughter-in-law: Herman and Becky Ledford of Gray; daughter and son-in-law: Tracy Ledford and John Hunt of Gray; brother: Hillman Ledford of Rochelle; grandchildren: Kyle, Ryan, Shelby, John, James, Travis and Taylor; and by several nieces and nephews.
Flowers will be accepted, however, those who wish may make contributions to Elam Baptist Church, 203 Elam Church Road, Gray, Georgia 31032.
The family may be contacted at the residence at 792 Plantation Club Drive in Jones County.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at: www.bridgesfh.com.
Published in The Telegraph on May 23, 2014
Bridges Funeral Home
4378 Gray Highway Gray, GA 31032