Lowery Leon Ledford, 63, a resident of Benton, passed away Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at the family residence.
He was the son of the late Clyde and Betty Jo Ledford. He was also preceded in death by a son, David Ledford; and a sister, Brenda Sue Ledford.
He was a member of Pine Ridge Baptist Church, was a hard worker and loved his hobby of woodworking.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Ledford; daughter, Leonna Emerson; grandchildren: Labron and Daniel Harrold, Joshua Emerson and Lacy Martin; two great-grandchildren: Makaylyn and Makenna Martin; brother, Frank Ledford of Old Fort; and a sister, Tina Watkins of Chattanooga; and several nieces and nephews.
A Remembrance of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 16, 2014, at Pine Ridge Baptist Church with Pastor Dusty Caldwell officiating.
Interment will follow in the Smyrna Baptist Church cemetery.
The family will receive friends this evening from 5 until 8 at the Wildwood Chapel of the Jim Rush Funeral Homes.
We encourage you to share your memories and or condolences with the family by going to http://www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com/.