Mrs. Bernice Ledford, age 62, Telford, passed away Wednesday August 24, 2016 at Franklin Woods Community Hospital, Johnson City.
Mrs. Ledford was a Washington County native and the daughter of the late Rosco and Margret South Blankenship. She was also preceded in death by one brother and two sisters.
Bernice and her husband Russell owned and operated Ledford’s Produce, they have sold produce around the area for many years.
Survivors include her husband Russell Ledford, two daughters Sandra Crews (Dale) and Shirley Housewright, one son Robert Ledford; four grandchildren; two brothers, Daniel Blankenship, and James Blankenship, one sister Mable Blankenship; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive family and friends Saturday August 27, 2016, 10:00-2:00PM at the Home, 227 Rauhof Rd Telford, TN 37690, and from 6:00- 8:00PM at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with funeral to follow with Rev. David Tydings officiating.
Graveside services will be Sunday August 28, 2016 2:00PM at New Victory Baptist Cemetery. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
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|EULOGIES & CONDOLENCES|
||Darlene Carr Gulley
|To all the family:
I remember Bernice and
the others when we
visited Great Aunt
Margarets. And even
chatted to check on
everyone as we bought
our produce. She will
be missed. it saddens
us but we will see her
again. Russell you have
your angel in heaven.
Prayers and love to each
|Russell and family, I am so sorry for your loss.
Bernice was a jewel. Wednesdays were special
because Russell and Bernice would stop by the old
Courthouse in Jonesborough and we all got the
chance to get the great fruits and vegetables.And
Bernice would always give everyone a good laugh.
She loved picking on Russell.My thoughts and
prayers are with you and your family at this
difficult time. |
|My heartfelt condolences to the family of Mrs. Ledford. Our
Wednesdays were special at Wheeler and Seeley, too,
because of Mr. and Mrs. Ledford and their wonderful produce.
We will all miss Mrs. Ledford's smiling face and her kindness
to us. Keeping all of her loved ones in my thoughts and
prayers. . .|
|My prayers are with you all night sincere condolence
I am my cousin from North Carolina|
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