John & Mable Ledford Obituary
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John & Mable Ledford

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ARLINGTON, TX -- John, 92, and Mable, 87, Ledford passed away this week, Mable on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, and John followed on Saturday, April 19, 2014. Their passing will be honored as they lived, together. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 5-8. Services will be held Wednesday at 10, both at Shannon Rose Hill Funeral Chapel. John was born to John and Fannie Ledford on June 14, 1921, one of 13 children. Mable was born to Murry and Carra Robbins on March 21, 1927, and was the last surviving of their five children. John and Mable were married on March 21, 1942, on Mable's 15th birthday. They lived side by side for 72 years....
ARLINGTON, TX -- John, 92, and Mable, 87, Ledford passed away this week, Mable on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, and John followed on Saturday, April 19, 2014. Their passing will be honored as they lived, together. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 5-8. Services will be held Wednesday at 10, both at Shannon Rose Hill Funeral Chapel.

John was born to John and Fannie Ledford on June 14, 1921, one of 13 children. Mable was born to Murry and Carra Robbins on March 21, 1927, and was the last surviving of their five children. John and Mable were married on March 21, 1942, on Mable's 15th birthday. They lived side by side for 72 years. They were loving parents, friends, and loved one another beyond measure.

The Ledford family would like to extend a very special thanks to the ICU unit at Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital for going above and beyond. You gave us emotional support and provided outstanding care to our loved ones. We love you and will never forget the comfort you gave us, the heartfelt advice, and the lighter moments we shared. May God bless you all!

They were survived by their sons Johnny Ledford, Michael Ledford, and Dean Ledford; daughters-in-law Sharen Ledford and Sarah Ledford; grandchildren David Ledford, Keva Payne, Brandy Crow, Sherry Newsome, and James Shelley; five great-grandchildren; and many other loving family and friends.

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"Mable and John were two of my favorite clients on my Meals on Wheels route. I will miss their smiling faces and words of gratitude each time I delivered..." Connie Rowe (Arlington, TX)

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