Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Mary Josephine Ledford


03/27/1918 - 01/21/2018


Mary Josephine Ledford, age 99 of Andrews, NC passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Harris Regional Hospital in Sylva, NC.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Cherokee County, NC to 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 for over 50 years. She was also preceded in death two sons, Cecil Ledford and Billie Joe Ledford.

She is survived by her three daughters, Barbara Hancock, Mary Sue Yarbrough and Janice Murphy.

A graveside service and burial will be held at 3:30 pm, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at the Valleytown Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2 pm - 3:15 pm, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at the Townson-Rose Chapel in Andrews.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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