Helen Elizabeth Ledford

March 19, 1928 ~ October 25, 2019

Born in: Dallas, NC
Resided in: Melbourne, FL

Helen Elizabeth Lineberger Ledford, age 91, of Melbourne, Florida, and formerly, Johnson City, Tennessee, died Friday, October 25, 2019 at Consulate Health Care in Melbourne.

Helen was born March 19, 1928 in Dallas, North Carolina to John S. Lineberger and Cora E. Gilmore Lineberger.

Helen was an avid genealogist, crocheter, golfer, and bingo player. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, United Daughters of the Confederacy, and Order of the Eastern Star.

In addition to her parents, Helen is preceded in death by: her husband of 65 years, Calvin W. Ledford Sr.; sons, Calvin W. Ledford Jr. and John Michael Ledford; sisters, Sarah Jane Dutton, Martha Ann Wilson, and Mary Ellen Jenkins; and a brother, John Morris Lineberger.

She is survived by: her son William G. Treadway; grandchildren, Calvin W. Ledford III, Kristen Ledford, Kimberly Ledford, Stacy Ledford, Tamera Treadway, Tyler Treadway, and Taylor Treadway; 11 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Helen’s family will receive friends at 5:00 p.m., Saturday, November 2, 2019, at Morris-Baker Funeral Home. A funeral service will follow at 6:00 p.m. A committal service will take place at 11:00 a.m., Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Roselawn Memory Gardens. Please meet at the cemetery by 10:50 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Daughters of the American Revolution (https://www.dar.org/giving or (800) 449-1776.

Services

Visitation: November 2, 2019 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Morris-Baker Funeral Home & Cremation Services
2001 E Oakland Ave
Johnson City, TN 37601

(423) 282-1521
https://www.morrisbaker.com/

Funeral Service: November 2, 2019 6:00 pm

Morris-Baker Funeral Home & Cremation Services
2001 E Oakland Ave
Johnson City, TN 37601

(423) 282-1521
https://www.morrisbaker.com/

Committal Service: November 3, 2019 11:00 am

Roselawn Memorial Park
3033 S. Roan Street
Johnson City, TN 37601


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  1. Cecile Marie Ledford says:

    Dearest Ledford Family. Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs to each of you.

  2. Kimberly Ledford says:

    Love you Nanny. I will never forget the many trips to SC and TN and the endless hours of conversations we had. I am thankful for all the awesome memories I can hold on to and always remember in my heart.

    ~Kimberly~

  3. Yvonne Marie Thorsen says:

    My deepest, sympathies, condolences and prayers to all of the family and friends of Libby during this sad and painful time.

  4. Sonya Lineberger says:

    Love forever to the only woman ever to have shown me love.
    Love ya Aunt Libby

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