Evelyn Francis Granny Ledford, age 88, of Chatsworth, passed away Sunday, May 2, 2021. She was born March 7, 1933.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Leon Ledford; parents, Marion Samuel Sr. and Dora Thomason Walls; brother, James Mitchell Walls; sisters, Marie Walls, Ruth Collins, Pauline Towery and Florence Davis.
She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Ricky Quarles, of Dalton; James Michael and Janet Quarles, of Tunnel Hill; Larry Bruce and Eva Quarles, of Chatsworth; special nieces, Emily Stanfield and Margett Chudzinski; brother, M Sam Walls Jr., of Chatsworth; sisters, Dorothy Caldwell, of Dalton; Hilda Stanfield, of Calhoun; Seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Evelyn Francis Granny Ledford was held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with Pastor Jeremiah Quarles officiating. Interment was at New Hope Kilgore Cemetery.
The family received friends for visitation from 3 p.m. until the hour of service at 5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Dog Wood Valley Bible Camp.
Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave. Dalton, Ga. 30721; 706-529-5371.