Edith M. Sanford
Shreveport, LA- Funeral services celebrating the life of Edith M. Sanford, 87, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 30, 2014 in the chapel of Centuries Memorial Funeral Home. Officiating will be Rev. Gene Nix. Interment will follow in Centuries Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until service time.
Mrs. Sanford was born on June 9, 1926 in Pensacola, FL and passed away on January 25, 2014 in Shreveport, LA. Edith held a registered medical secretary license, nurses and instructors license. She was a member of the Eastern Star, A.B.W.A. and a past member of Beta Sigma Phi and the Rebekas. Mrs. Sanford was a member of Shreve City Baptist Church.
Edith possessed a charming wit and a sparkling personality. She spread sunshine to one and all.
Mrs. Sanford was preceded in death by her parents, Milton and Hazel Richardson Sanford; brothers, Milton Sanford, Jr. and Jack Sanford and nephews, Joe Sanford and John M. Sanford.
Left to cherish beautiful memories of Edith are her nieces, Judy Emberton and Jan Burnham; nephews, Jeff Sanford, Steven Sanford and Kevin Sanford; cousins, Henry Sanford and wife Anne, Artie Nevels, Robert Maranto and wife Vickie, Douglas Blum, Pat Edwards and husband David. Mrs. Sanford is also survived by a host of other cousins, relatives and friends.
Honoring Mrs. Sanford as pallbearers will be: Artie Nevels, Charlie Nevels, Danny Nevels, Zachary Sanford, Daniel Sanford and Robert Maranto.
You may share words of comfort with the family by visiting www.centuriesmemorialfh.com
Published in Shreveport Times on Jan. 29, 2014