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Adele Alford

March 20, 1943 September 26, 2018
Adele Alford
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Obituary for Adele Alford

Adele Alford, 75, died Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at Hock Family Pavilion. She was born in Durham, the daughter of the late Raymond Penny and Alva Powell Penny. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Larry and Garreth Penny. She graduated from Southern High School and stayed involved with the class reunion committee. Adele retired from Durham Public Schools as an administrative assistant. She was a member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church and the Gary Chambers Sunday School Connect Group.

Adele is survived by her husband of 57 years, Marcus Wayne Alford; daughter, Pamela Alford Francis and husband Dr. Marc Francis; son, Mark Alford and wife Paula; grandchildren Jay Vaughan and wife Ashley, Jordan Vaughan, Grant Alford, Colby Alford, Raegan Alford; sisters, Pat Murray, Jacque Penny and brother, Wayne Penny.

Adele‘s hobby and love was her family. She gave love freely every day. She held many service roles in her church impacting many for Christ. A memorial service will be held Friday, September 28, at Ridgecrest Baptist Church with Dr. Marc Francis officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM in the church gym. Services will be at 7:30 PM in the church gym.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Ridgecrest Baptist Church building fund.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral and Cremation services, Inc. In Durham. Online condolences may be sent to www.clementsfuneralservice.com.


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Visitation Prior to the Service

Friday

28

Sep

6:00 PM 9/28/2018 6:00:00 PM - 7:15 PM 9/28/2018 7:15:00 PM
Ridgecrest Baptist Church

1104 Milton Road
Durham, NC 27712

Ridgecrest Baptist Church
1104 Milton Road Durham 27712 NC
United States

Memorial Service

Friday

28

Sep

7:30 PM 9/28/2018 7:30:00 PM
Ridgecrest Baptist Church

1104 Milton Road
Durham, NC 27712

Ridgecrest Baptist Church
1104 Milton Road Durham 27712 NC
United States
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