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Barney Alford

Male 1915 - 2007  (91 years)


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  • Name Barney Alford  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 21 Dec 1915  Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1920  Suwanee Shoals, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1930  Suwanee Shoals, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1935  Precinct 3, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Military 5 Apr 1941  Camp Blanding, Starke, Bradford, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    SSN issued Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Social Security Number 267-14-2780  [3
    Died 15 Feb 2007  Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Person ID I4656  tng Genealogy

    Father Francis John Alford,   b. 23 Apr 1881, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1955, Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship unknown 
    Mother Alice Mae Hines,   b. 22 Oct 1896, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1985, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 7 Jan 1912  Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F1866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Skinner,   b. 19 Nov 1914, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 2002, Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Family ID F1871  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Dec 1915 - Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSSN issued - - Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Feb 2007 - Lake City, Columbia, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Barney Alford
      (December 21, 1915 - February 15, 2007)

      Mr. Barney Alford, 91, of Lake City, died early Thursday morning, February 15, 2007, in the Lake City Medical Center following a brief illness. A native and lifelong resident of Columbia County, Mr. Alford was the son of the late Francis & Alice Hines Alford. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in Africa and Europe during W.W. II. Mr. Alford retired from the V.A. Medical Center in Lake City after seventeen years of service as a maintenance technician. In his spare time he enjoyed doing yard work. Mr. Alford was a member of the V.F.W. and the Huntsville Baptist Church. Mr. Alford was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Ruth Skinner Alford.

      Mr. Alford is survived by two daughters, Bonita Wheeler (Billy) and Betty Glover (Doyle); and three sons, Velton Alford (Charlene); Neal Alford (Diane) all of Lake City and Edward Alford of Pomona Park, Florida. 22 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and several great-great grandchildren also survive. Numerous nieces, nephews and other family members and friends also survive.

      Funeral services for Mr. Alford will be conducted Monday, February 19, 2007 in the Chapel of Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Steele officiating. Interment will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery (located on 441 North of Lake City). The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday evening from 5:00P.M. to 7:00 P.M.

      Lake City Reporter, 16 Feb 2007

      U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
      about Barney Alford
      Name: Barney Alford
      Birth Year: 1915
      Race: White, citizen (White)
      Nativity State or Country: Florida
      State: Florida
      County or City: Columbia

      Enlistment Date: 5 Apr 1941
      Enlistment State: Florida
      Enlistment City: Camp Blanding
      Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Grade: Private
      Grade Code: Private
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life

      Education: Grammar school
      Civil Occupation: Automobile Serviceman
      Marital Status: Single, with dependents
      Height: 67
      Weight: 135

  • Sources 
    1. [S351] Florida State Census, 1867-1945, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008;).
      Census Year: 1935; Locality: Precinct 3; County: Columbia; Page: 2; Line: 1; Archive Series #: S5, Roll 4
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=floridastatecen1867&h=2668330&indiv=try
      [ View Florida Census Document]

    2. [S302] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, National Archives and Records Administration, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005;).
      Online publication - NARA. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 2005.Original data - Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the NARA, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.

    3. [S344] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Database online. Number: 267-14-2780; Issue State: Florida; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Record for Barney Alford
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ssdi&h=79185698&indiv=try

    4. [S293] U.S. Public Records Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009;).
      U.S. Public Records Index 2005.Original data - Compiled from various U.S. public records.

    5. [S347] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Suwanee Shoals, Columbia, Florida; Roll T625_216; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 51; Image: 762.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1920usfedcen&h=101427735&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    6. [S337] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Suwanee Shoals, Columbia, Florida; Roll: 308; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 676.0.
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    7. [S209] Obituary.

    8. [S96] Columbia County, FL Marriages 1893-1925.