Kinzel Ledford, 82, of Dalton, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Hamilton Medical Center.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Ledford; parents, Silas and Mary Ledford; sister and brother-in-law, Ruth and Roy Beavers; brothers, J.R. and Marvin “Bud” Ledford.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Gena and Wayne Hampton of Dalton; son and daughter-in-law, Daryl and Ruth Ledford of Villanow; sister and brother-in-law, Virginia and Bobby Ellis of Dalton; brother, Donald Ledford of Calhoun; sisters-in-law, Jo Ledford of Dalton and June Ledford of Cleveland; five grandchildren, Sgt. Scott Ledford, Sarah and Katelyn Hampton, Stephanie Davis and Robin Godfrey; five great-grandchildren, Kirsten Davis, Raveyn and Evan Williams, Aiden and Ethan Ledford; special caregiver, Louise Dutton of Dalton; nieces and nephews .
The funeral to honor the life of Mr. Ledford will be Monday at 2 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with the Rev. Lamar Beason and the Rev. Paul Armstrong officiating.
Burial will be in Whitfield Memorial Gardens. Military honors will be rendered by American Legion Post 112. Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 5 to 9 p.m.
You may leave the family a message on the tribute wall, upload photos or light a memorial candle at www.julianpeeples.com.
Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton, is in charge of funeral arrangements. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.