Verna B. Spears Ledford

Published 9:56 am Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Verna B. Spears Ledford, 90, of Crab Orchard, KY, passed away Sunday, February 4, 2024, peacefully as she was surrounded by her family, at her residence. Verna was born in Pulaski County, Kentucky on December 18, 1933, a daughter of the late Mary (Blanton) and Joe Spears. She was the widow of Brack C. Ledford, Jr. who preceded her on August 27, 2014. She was a member of Pine Grove Church of Christ. Verna loved her family. She loved family reunions and having everyone come to her home. Verna truly enjoyed listening to the preaching of God’s Word and gospel music. Additionally she enjoyed cooking, gardening, canning, sewing and tending to her flower garden.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Randy Ledford; a daughter, Brenda Cortez, a son-in-law, Greg Shelton, eight siblings, Gladys, George, Luther, Flossie, J.D., Dorothy, Henry, Luther, and Ella May.

Survivors Include:

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Two sons, Wesley Keith and Wife, Carolyn

Brack Lee Ledford

Two Daughers, Debrah Kay Shelton and Sandra Jean Murray.

9 Grandchildren, Shawn, Randall, Steven, Rodney, Dawn, Candace, Brian, Dustin, & Beth.

33 Great Grandchildren: Caleb, Austin, Tyler, Trinity, Jordan, Blake, Parker, Abby, Annabell, Peyton, Kinsley, Jonah, Colby, Antonio, Galvin, Mary, Faith, Nicolas, Ceasar, David, Jacob, Caden, Conner, Jace, Taylor, Riley, Bailey, Skyelar, Asher, Isaiah, Colton, Johnny, and Violet

4 Great Great Grandchildren: Carson, Mason, Braxton, and Zayden.

One Sister, Tressa Justice

Public Funeral Date & Time: 11:00 AM, Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Place of Services: McKnight Funeral Home Chapel

Officiating Minister: Bro. Isaiah Super

Place of Burial will be Crab Orchard Cemetery

Public Visitation will be held from 6-9 PM on Tuesday, February 6, 2024 at McKnight Funeral Home.

Pallbearers Include: Randall Price, Rodney Price, Brian Murray, Jordan Murray, Dustin Price, Austin Price, and Tyler Price

Memorial Contributions suggested to be made to Caswell Saufley American Legion Post # 18 of Stanford, Kentucky and can be mailed to 7805 Hwy. 27, Waynesburg, KY 40489