Virginia Word Alford

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Virginia Word Alford, 90, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Maury Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Alford was a native of Bedford County, the daughter of the late Harvey and Bessie Williams Word. She was a retired bookkeeper for REA of Chattanooga and was a member of the Farmington Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas C. Alford, in 1990; and two sisters, Ruth Palmer and Frances Word.

She is survived by one niece, Rebecca Price of Franklin, and two nephews, John Palmer of Lebanon and Joe Palmer of St. Petersburg, Fla.

Funeral services were conducted on Sunday, Feb. 16, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.

London Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.