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William Alford

William Alford

Wednesday, November 17th, 1937 Thursday, April 9th, 2020

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Obituary

Obituary for William Garland Alford Jr.

William Garland Alford, Jr., 82, of Greenville, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 9th, 2020. He was the son of the late William Garland Alford, Sr. and Katie Bell Alford of Youngsville, NC.
He is survived by his loving wife, Ilona Kozel Alford; his devoted daughter, Carolyn Garland Alford-Phillips; and his granddaughters, Felicity Anne and Eleanor Garland Phillips.
Bill proudly served his country in the Navy. He graduated from the Army Language School. During his last assignment, he served with the National Security Agency. This assignment led to his career in telecommunications. He enjoyed being outside driving his tractor and landscaping.
Interment will be private at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Georgia.

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Your Neighbors at Watson Orchard

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Claire & Paul Roubal

Dear Carolyn, Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts. Continued prayers
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Claire & Paul Roubal planted 4 memorial trees for William Alford
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Benny Woodlief

You have our deepest sympathy, WG will be greatly missed. It was always a joy to talk and spend time with him. Our last visit was in 2015 and full of memories. Love Benny and Linda Woodlief
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Gene Phillips

I am so sorry for your loss.
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Gene Phillips purchased the The FTD Rays of Solace Bouquet for the family of William Alford.
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Judith Phillips

So very sorry. He will be remembered for his quick wit and wonderful personality. I enjoyed our many times together. My condolences and prayers.
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