BLYTHE, Ga. - SFC. Gary L. Ledford, U.S. Army retired, beloved husband of Barbara Ledford, entered into rest at VA Medical Center, Downtown Division, Thursday, February 2, 2006. After serving his country in the U.S. Army for 20 years, Mr. Ledford worked as a technician for Hornes Pest Control, Inc. Funeral services will be held Monday, February 6, 2006, at Elliott Sons Funeral Home Lumpkin Road Chapel at 11 a.m. with Capt. Brian Keel officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park with Full Military Honors. Mr. Ledford is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Blake Ledford; father, Ray Frith of Ky.; brothers, Tom Frith, Tim Frith and Jeff Frith all of Ky.; and sisters, Regina Meece and Romona Snyder also of Ky.; and mother-in law, Helen Blake. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Mr. Ledford was preceded in death by his mother, Ethel Ledford, and brother-in-law, Arthur Meece. The family would like to give a special thanks to Sandra, Calvin and Tammy for all their care and assistance during the past few years of Gary's illness. Family will receive friends Sunday evening at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road, from 6-8 p.m.
The Augusta Chronicle February 5, 2006