Mr. Paul Garth Ledford, age 84, of Irvington, KY, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2022, at the Eastern Star Home in Louisville, KY. Paul was born June 7, 1938, the son of Scott and Florence (Peck) Ledford. He spent his life driving a truck and taking care of his family. Paul was a member of Irvington Baptist Church; the Irvington Masonic Lodge; and Teamsters Local 89.
Paul was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Paul Lee Ledford; three brothers, Edmond, Reed and Donald Ledford; and two sisters, Dorothy Perkins, and Thelma Nurberry. He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Linda Joyce Ledford; two sons, Mark Ledford and his wife, Colleen, and Steve Ledford and his wife, Vickie; a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren; his brother, Scott Ledford; and two sisters, Coni and JoAnn Ledford.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM on Friday, August 5, 2022, at Ekron Baptist Church, with his grandson, Rev. Mark Ledford officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held at Hager Funeral Home from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Thursday, and at the church from 12:00 Noon until the time of service on Friday. Masonic Funeral Rites will be held at 6:00 PM on Thursday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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