Homer Wendell Alford

Library Faculty

H. Wendell Alford and his wife Adileen Homer Wendell Alford went to be with the Lord on Monday, June 13, 2011, at the age of 87.  He was a member of Hunter Street Baptist Church.  H. Wendell is survived by his loving wife of sixty-eight years, Adileen Alford; son, Roger Alford (Jan) of Manor, Texas; daughter, Dianne Shaw (Barry) of Vestavia Hills, Alabama; four grandchildren: Wendy Bauer (Steve), Casey Obringer (Will), Mike Shaw (Shelley), and Tim Shaw (Tina); five great-grandchildren: Steven, Joshua, Melodi, Canon, and Madeline; brother-in-law, Ted Gavin (Arlene); and sister-in-law, Ruth Alford.  Visitation will be held on Friday, June 17, 2011, from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm at Hunter Street Baptist Church with funeral services following.  Interment will be at Oakwood Memorial Gardens in Gardendale, Alabama.