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Paul Alford

Paul Alford

August 4, 1938 January 6, 2020

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Obituary

Obituary for Paul Alford Jr.

Salineville, Ohio- Paul Alford, Jr., 81, of East Main Street passed away Monday, January 6, 2020 at the Allegheny General Hospital at 10:30 a.m. following a brief illness.

Born August 4, 1938 at East Liverpool, Ohio, he was a son of the late Paul Alford, Sr. and also of the late Minnie A. Taylor Alford McKenzie.

He was a retired truck driver working for BOC in Newell, West Virginia, prior to that he was the owner/operator of his own trucking company. A veteran of the United States Army serving in Germany, he was a member of the American Legion.

Survivors include his wife, Gladys L. Higgins Alford, whom he married September 27, 1958, at home.
There are two daughters, Paula Moore and her husband, William of Hanoverton, Ohio, and Beth Butler and her husband, Charles of Salineville.

In addition he is survived by nine grandchildren; twenty-four great-grandchildren and three sisters.

Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by two children; two grandchildren; three sisters and three brothers.

Friends may visit the family on Friday from Noon to 4:00 p.m. at the Dawson Funeral Home in East Liverpool, Ohio. Pastor Norm Eckert of the Beechwood Free Methodist Church will officiate a funeral service on Friday at 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

The Tri-State Veterans Burial Group will accord full military honors.

Burial will be in Woodland cemetery.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, January 10th, 2020 | 12:00pm - 4:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Friday, January 10th, 2020
    12:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, January 10th, 2020 | 4:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Friday, January 10th, 2020
    4:00pm
    Officiant
    Pastor Norm Eckert
  • Interment

    Woodland Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Salineville, Ohio
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  • Reception

    Friday, January 10th, 2020 |
    Dawson Family Center
    220 West Fifth Street
    EAST LIVERPOOL, OH
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    Friday, January 10th, 2020

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With love from Bill Wilson and kids
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Cheryl J Skinner,Tri-State Military Museum

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Paul Alford, Jr., give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Paul Alford, Jr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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Sue Ann

So Sorry for your families loss.
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