She was preceded in death by husbands, Raymond Kelly and W.L. Ledford; half-brother, George Bell; and half-sister, Ruby Nichols.
She was retired manager of Paris Hat Shop for 27 years, and also she was a part-time sales lady at Katherine’s Intimate Fashions for 10 years. She was president of Faithful Worker’s Sunday School class and president of Golden Sixties Senior Members at Edgewood Baptist Church.
She was a member of East Lake Senior Citizen’s Center.
Survivors include stepsons, Donald H. Ledford Sr. and Bill Ledford, both of Cleveland; step-daughter, Betty McDaniel of Cleveland; two step-grandchildren; six step great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and one cousin.
Funeral services will be held 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Brian R. Kurtz and Pastor Ron Bankson officiating.
The interment will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, in Westhill Cemetery, Dalton, Ga.
The family will receive friends Monday 3-6 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Rd., in Chattanooga.
Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family and view the memorial tribute.