Harold Stanford, 71, St. Augustine, died April 27, 2014, at Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville, Fla., after a lengthy illness. He was born in Live Oak, Fla., and had resided here since 1990, moving here from Perry, Fla. Harold was retired from Coca-Cola where he had worked as a plant manager. He was a member of Family Worship Center and a past member of the Bassmasters Association, the Rotary Club of Perry, and the St. Augustine Cruisers Car Club.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, May 2, 2014, at St. Johns Family Funeral Home with Pastor Philip Cochran. officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at Craig Memorial Park.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 1, 2014, at St. Johns Family Funeral Home.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn G. Stanford, St. Augustine; daughters, Christa Tedder (John), Melissa Lanzer (Chris), Jennifer Gustavson (Jason), all of St. Augustine; sisters, Deanne Myers, Rae Dunbar, Elaine Holmes, all of Gainesville; and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, David R. and Bertha Stanford, and two brothers, Charles Stanford and David R. Stanford Jr.
St. Johns Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
St. John's Family Funeral Home & Crematory
385 SR 207 St. Augustine, FL 32084
Published in St. Augustine Record on Apr. 30, 2014