Margaret Ashford

Margaret A. Ashford

NEWBERRY — Margaret A. Ashford, 91, of Newberry, widow of Marion Ashford, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.

Born on Dec. 31, 1921 in Newberry County, she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Carrie Cromer Adams. She was a retired beautician. Mrs. Ashford was a member of Lewis Memorial United Methodist Church and a former member of Duncan Acres United Methodist Church in Union.

She is survived by sisters, Janie Nichols and Frances Waits both of Newberry.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, at the McSwain-Evans Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. James Counts. Burial will followed in Union Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to Lewis Memorial United Methodist Church, 1105 First Street, Newberry, SC 29108.

A memorial message may be written to the family at

Funeral Home

McSwain-Evans Funeral Home
1724 Main St. Newberry, SC 29108

Published in The Newberry Observer from Nov. 11 to Nov. 12, 2013