Arlene Montford of Blountstown passed away Thursday, March 8, 2012, in Blountstown at the age of 91.
She was born September 4, 1920, in Alliance, Florida, to the late Mike and Ida (Sullivan) Wimberly. She managed Montford Café for six years and worked for Ramsey Piggly Wiggly for 23 years. She was a member of Blountstown First Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, L.T. Montford.
She is survived by her sons, Harold Montford and his wife, Vicki, and James ‘Jim’ Montford, all of Blountstown; a daughter, Sherry Redd, and her husband, Johnny, of Altamonte Springs, Florida; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; a step-daughter, Alma Kirkland of Palatka, Florida; three step-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; and her caretaker, Pat Beck.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 11, in the Chapel at Adams Funeral Home with Reverend Paul Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Nettle Ridge Cemetery in Blountstown. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Saturday, March 10, at the funeral home.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Phone 674-5449. Online condolences may be made at adamsfh.com.