Visitation will be at 2 p.m. Sunday October 6, 2013, at Cleveland Funeral Home.
Funeral Service will follow at 3 p.m. in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor Phyllis Milan will officiate the service.
Cecil was born October 12, 1928, to Cecil Wesley and Abbie Lee Smith Ledford. He married Barbara Smith on June 25, 1949, in Cleveland. Cecil was a weaver and start up man at Greenville Mills. He worked there from 1956 until his retirement. Cecil loved working in the garden that he had every year and when he could he loved to fish.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two daughters Bobbie Sue and Linda Tidwell; three sisters Frances Bailey, Edna Herbert and Maxine Herbert; and one grandson Stanley Ledford Jr.
Cecil is survived by his wife of 64 years Barbara Smith Ledford of Merigold; one daughter Dixie Shurden of Merigold; two sons Stanley (Doris) Ledford of Merigold and Dean Ledford of Cleveland; five grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Bobby Ledford Jr., Chase McCool, Will Johnston, John Thompson, Nathan McDaniels and Shane Manzo.
Online guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net