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Paul Edward Ledford, 85
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Paul Edward Ledford, 85, a Morrison resident and White County native, was born Aug. 14, 1933 and died Aug. 17 at St. Thomas Midtown Hospital following a sudden illness.

He was a veteran of the United States Army, retired employee of Monsanto, member of Grange Hall Church of Christ, and son of the late Iverson King and Ada Stinnett Ledford.

Mr. Ledford was married June 13, 1958 to Frances Ledford, who survives. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Spencer Karl and Janet Ledford of Spartanburg, S.C.; three grandchildren, Aaron Ledford and wife Stephanie, Zachery Ledford and Kelsey Ledford; three great-grandchildren, Emma Lyn Ledford, Merritt Elizabeth Ledford and William Rhett Ledford; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, at High’s Chapel with Glenn Randolph and James Nelson to officiate. Interment will follow at Bascom Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, and 12 p.m. Monday until the time of service at High’s. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Aug. 19, 2018