Mr. Ledford died peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones, on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014.
Born April 4, 1944, in Clarkesville, he was a son of the late Eirth T. and Conance Free Ledford.
Mr. Ledford was a member of Stonepile Baptist Church and was an over-the-road truck driver.
Survivors include his daughters and sons-in-law, Crystal and Jason Wheeler of Clarkesville, Heidi and Chris Burke of Clarkesville; son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Kelly Ledford of Demorest; sisters, Arlene Collins of Young Harris, Carolyn Sutton of Cornelia; brothers, Junior Ledford of Mt. Airy, David Ledford of Clarkesville; brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald and Donna Ledford of Demorest, Leon and Cindy Ledford of Homer; grandchildren, Mercedes Weaver, Samantha Ledford, Brody Ledford, Kale Ledford, Payton Wheeler, Gavin Wheeler, Tanner McAllister, Ansley McAllister, Jazlyn Burke, Brady Burke, Lindsey Burke and Braxton Walker; and many nieces and nephews.
Those wishing to express online condolences may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.