Mary Ledford

    Mary Josephine Ledford, 99, of Andrews, passed away Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at Harris Regional Hospital in Sylva.
    She was a native and lifelong resident of Cherokee County, and the daughter of the late Collin and Cora Allmon Morgan. Mary was a homemaker.
    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lonnie William Ledford. They were married more than 50 years. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Cecil Ledford and Billy Joe Ledford
    She is survived by her three daughters, Barbara Hancock, Mary Sue Yarbrough and Janice Murphy.
    A graveside service and burial was held at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Valleytown Cemetery.
    The family received friends from 2-3:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Townson-Rose Chapel in Andrews.
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    Townson-Rose Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.