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James "Jim" Ledford

December 18, 1945 — October 25, 2023

James "Jim" Ledford

Funeral services celebrating the life of James “Jim” Ledford, 77, of Logansport, Louisiana will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 31, 2023, at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, 4330 Hwy 818, Ruston, Louisiana. Interment will follow at Wesley Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. until time of service.

Jim was born December 18, 1945, to Alfred and Geneva Ledford and entered into rest on October 25, 2023. Jim served six years in the United States Marine Corps.

Jim is survived by his son, Jimmy Ledford; daughter, Lisa Meitner; sister, Judy Foster; brothers, Danny Ledford, Jackie Ledford, Bobby Ledford, and Jerry Ledford; grandchildren, Hunter Ledford, Katlyn Ledford, Mason Flores, Paula Flores, and Kaleigh Meitner; great-grandchild, Rosalyn Procell; and a host of nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his sisters, Shirley Bowers, Frances Gathright, Wanda Wood, and Jessie Axton; and his brother, Bill Ledford.

Honoring Jim as pallbearers will be Jimmy Ledford, Dino Ledford, Shawn Hall, Tony Ledford, and Johnny DeLoach.

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Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church

4330 Hwy 818, Ruston, LA

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church

4330 Hwy 818, Ruston, LA

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Interment

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

1:45 - 2:45 pm (Central time)

Wesley Chapel Cemetery

, Ruston, LA 71270

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