November 19, 2013

William ‘Billy’ Ledford

— Mr. William “Billy” Ledford, 83, of Chatsworth, died Monday, Nov. 18, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Mildred Lee (Little) Ledford; brothers, Deforrest, Ed and Merle Ledford; and a sister, Margie Helms.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Edith (Hasty) Ledford; children and spouses, Jerry and Lynda Bomar of Plainville, Marilyn Phillips of Ringgold, Lynn Bomar of Jacksonville, Fla., Shirley Patterson, and Barry and Angie Ledford, all of Chatsworth; brother, Henry Ledford Jr. of Dalton; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Shawn Chapman Funeral Home with the Rev. Keely Hasty officiating.

Interment will follow in the Cool Springs Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 6 to 9 p.m.

Arrangements made with integrity by Shawn Chapman Funeral Home, Crematory and Monuments (