Deborah Iris Alford, 57, of Glen St. Mary died May 1, 2011.
She was born in Jacksonville to the late A.Q. “Buster” Williams and Iris Dorman Williams on November 16, 1953. She was a life long resident of Baker County and a member of Cedar Creek Church.
Mrs. Alford loved her family, children, grandkids and friends. She enjoyed being outside, fishing and drawing. She was predeceased by grandson Justin.
Survivors include her husband of 35 years, Ray Alford of Glen St. Mary; children Jon (Julie) Theophile, Frank Theophile, Thomas Edward (Kelly) Alford and Brandi Ray Estep, all of Glen, Patsy (Marty) Kelly of Callahan, Teresa Alford and Tony Ray (Veronica) Alford of Macclenny; brother Michael Edward (Diane) Williams; sister Teresa (Donny) Jacobs; 24 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held May 5 at 3:00 pm at V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services chapel in Macclenny with Pastor Michael Edward Williams officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 5, from 2:00-3:00 pm at the funeral home.