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Shelby County Texas
These are not all for Shelby County TX but for the Samford/Sanford name located in various parts of the U.S.
Janell Shofner Samford, 81, of Center, passed away Thursday, March 10, 2011 at Nacogdoches Medical Center.
Graveside Service will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 12, 2011 at Oaklawn Memorial Park with Bro. Joel McMahon officiating. Visitation will be Friday, March 11, 2011 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Mangum Funeral Home.
She was born September 14, 1929 in Shelby County to Marvin and Zella (Litton) Shofner. Mrs. Samford received a master’s degree from Stephen F. Austin State University in education. She retired after 31 years as a Home Economics teacher where she taught in the Bronson and Nederland school districts. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, BETA SIGMA PHI and a life member of the Order of Eastern Star. She was a wonderful, loving, wife, daughter, mother, grandmother and friend.
She is preceded in death by her Parents, Marvin & Zella (Litton) Shofner, Sister, Lamerle Fleming, Brother-in-law & Sister-in-law, Clarence Ford & Ann Samford, Father-in-law & Mother-in-law, Clarence & Polly Ford Samford and Niece, Toni Alford.
She is survived
by: Husband of 62 years: William Lee Samford of Center
Daughter & Son-in-law: Barbara & Jerry Pinkston of Center
Grandsons: Ryan Pinkston & Fiancé, Kristen Cox of Center, Jordan Pinkston of Center
Prentice Shofner & wife, Jenell of Center
Jarrell Shofner & wife, Tommie of Jasper
Darrell Shofner of Shelbyville
Prentice Shofner, Jr., Penny Todd, Mary Simms, John Shofner,
Jennie Holt, Glenn Shofner, Billy Shofner, Johnny Shofner, Jeb Shofner,
Nathan Shofner, Jerry Fleming and C.A. Samford
Ben & Bette Samford
John Shofner, Johnny Shofner, Jeb Shofner,
Benny Holt, C.A. Samford, Chase Todd and Nathan Shofner
Prentice Shofner, Jr., Glenn Shofner,
Billy Shofner and Jerry Fleming
You may sign the online registry book at www.mangumfuneralhome.com
Services are under the direction of Mangum Funeral Home Center, Texas
submitted by Dennis Gurley
SHELBY COUNTY TODAY - 12/18/2010
Janet Denice Samford Glover , 59 of the Woodlands, passed away Saturday, December the 18, 2010 in the Woodlands. She was born August 24, 1951 in Houston to Mafitte Oswell Samford and Helen Jame Jones Samford. She was a member of the Woodlands Oaks Church of Christ. Memorial donations can be made to the Smith Cemetery fund in care of Ellen Manning 4430 State Highway 7 East, Center , Texas 75935 . Pallbearers are Brandon Lee, Sean Herrin, Alan Ray, Matt Jones, David Jones and Bobby Formean.
Visitation will be held from 1pm to service time on Sunday, December the 19, 2010 at Watson & Sons Funeral Home with Bro. Tim Perkins officiating. Interment will follow at Smith Cemetery in Shelby County .
Son, Jerry Glover of Houston , TX
Parents, Oswell and Helen Jones Samford of Center
Brother, Kenny Adamek of the Woodlands
Anumber of Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and a Host of Friends
She was preceded in death by Son, Randy Glover
Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com
THIS IS DAUGHTER OF MAFITTE OSWELL/OSWELL M. SAMFORD, S/O MAFITTE ULION SAMFORD, S/O ELKANAH SAMFORD AND NANNIE E. PERRY. submitted by Dennis Gurley
Loyce Loraine Samford
submitted by Dennis Gurley
THIS IS SON OF JAMES HART SANFORD, S/O ROBERT ELGAN/ELGIN SANFORD, S/O JESSE SANFORD, S/O ASA L. SANFORD AND MARTHA ANN JEAN. submitted by Dennis Gurley
SHELBY COUNTY TODAY - 01/14/2011 -
Gladys Sanford, 84, of Center, passed away Friday, January 14, 2011 at Holiday Nursing Home.
Services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 17, 2011 at Mangum Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Larry Byrd officiating. Burial will follow at Borders Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, January 16, 2011 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Mangum Funeral Home.
She was born May 11, 1926 to Oscar and Clara Mae (Ketchum) Davidson. She was a member of Neuville Baptist Church.
She is preceded in death by her Parents, Oscar and Clara Davidson, Daughter, Marion Jean Burnett and Son-in-law, Dean New.
She is survived by:
Husband:John Paul Sanford of Center
You may sign the online registry book at
reprinted with permission SHELBY COUNTY TODAY
John Paul Sanford, 89, of Center, passed away Thursday, March 03, 2011 at Holiday Nursing Home.
Services will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 6, 2011 at Mangum Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Larry Byrd officiating. Burial will follow Borders Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday, March 5, 2011 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Mangum Funeral Home.
He was born January 4, 1922 in Shelby County to John Henry and Viola May (Borders) Sanford. He was a member of the Neuville Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. He served in the US Marines.
He is preceded in death by his Parents, John Henry and Viola May (Borders) Sanford, Wife, Gladys Sanford, Daughter, Marion Jean Burnett and Son-in-law, Dean New, 13 Brothers and Sisters, Rufus Sanford, Ervin Sanford, Worthy Vernon Sanford, Edith, Arlon Otis Sanford, John Boyd (Jake) Sanford, Mertice Odell, Loniel Clayton Sanford, Aidron Henry Sanford, Brealon Allen Sanford, William Frank Sanford, Elroy Sanford and Ray Sanford.
is survived by:
8 Grandchildren: Steven, Tony, Sonia, Clifford, Ronnie, P.J., Jason and Wesley
17 Great Grandchildren: Jennifer, Jordan, Tyler, Angelica, Caleb, Brittney, Dillon, Kenise, Allison, Kannon, Daniel, Leah, Mallory, Dakota, Ashley, Alexis & Jonathan
2 Great Great Grandchildren:Chase & Adrian
Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Cousins & Friends
may sign the online registry book at www.mangumfuneralhome.com
THIS IS SON OF JOHN HENRY SANFORD, S/O RUFUS ALEXANDER SANFORD. submitted by Dennis Gurley
Norman Ray Sanford
81, of Oakman died Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010 at his residence. Funeral
services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11 in Kilgore Green Funeral Home
Chapel with a burial at Midway Church of Christ Cemetery. Visitation
will be Sunday, Oct. 10, at 6 p.m. in Kilgore Green Funeral Home. Mark
Howell and Joe Spivey will officiate. Kilgore Green Funeral home will
THIS IS PATRICIA LYNNE NORRIS SANFORD WIFE OF DONALD WAYNE SANFORD, S/O FLOYD ARLIE "TIP" SANFORD AND RUTH LEE PRICE. submitted by Dennis Gurley
TOMMY LEWAYNE SANFORD
SANFORD, TOMMY LEWAYNE age 60, of Oneonta, AL, passed away on November 12, 2010. Mr. Sanford was the former co-owner of Allstate Glass Co. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Hart and Addie Mae Scott Sanford; and by sister, Myra Bailey. Survivors include Mr. Sanford's wife, Bonnie Sanford, of Armstead; Sons, James L. Sanford (Margie), of Pell City, and Scot Sanford, of Armstead; Grandsons, James Dylan and Andrew Hart Sanford; Aunts, Joyce Weeks, of Hillview, & Faye Butcher, of Alabaster; Uncle, Doyle Sanford (Eunice), of Hillview; as well as a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. A private memorial service will be held later by the family. The family will receive friends at Lemley Funeral Home on Sunday, November 14, 2010 from 2:00PM until 5:00PM. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Blount Co. Animal Shelter - P.O. Box 310, Locust Fork, AL 35097. Lemley Funeral Home & Crematory in charge of all arrangements. (205) 274-2323.
Published in The Birmingham News on November 14, 2010 submitted by Dennis Gurley
Tracy Lynn Sanford Kilgore
submitted by Dennis Gurley
NORTHPORT Tracy Lynn Kilgore, age 40, of Northport, died July 16, 2010,
at home. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 21, 2010, in
Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery in Coker with Rev. Donald Springer
officiating and Sunset Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial Provider,
directing. Visitation will be today from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Published in Tuscaloosa News on July 20, 2010
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