Sara Ledford


Sara “Sally” Ledford, 75, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019, in a local healthcare facility. 

She was preceded in death by her son, Darrell W Hoggatt; her brother, Charles E Ledford; and her parents, Marvin P. and Dorothy H. Ledford.

 She is survived by her son, Douglas A Hoggatt and his children: Jacob, Megan, Elijah and Noah; two sisters: Rebecca D Beliles (Terry) and Mary E Sebelius; one brother, Harry G Ledford (Cindy).; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

 She retired from Maytag, and during her time there, she participated in bowling and Magic Chef Anglers. In 2016, she retired from Santek Landfill. She was a member of Washington Avenue Baptist Church.  In 1979, she designed the Bulldog for the Monrovia High School football team in Monrovia, Ind.

God blessed her with talent and creativity in abundance, and she loved to use those abilities for him. She wrote many Christian poems and songs. Sally was a little woman with a giant personality. She was a light that shined so bright, she left some of it in everyone she knew.

A Remembrance of Life service will be held Friday, April 19, 2019, at 11 a.m at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, Wildwood Avenue Chapel, with her family and friends sharing their memories of her.

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