Frieda Mae Marshbanks Ledford

Published 9:57 am Monday, September 10, 2018

Mrs. Frieda Mae Marshbanks Ledford, 88, of Ledford Trail, Mocksville, died Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 at her home.

She was born Aug. 4, 1930 in Forsyth County to the late Ferdinand and Blanche Reich Marshbanks.

She had taught school in Buncombe and Davie counties, last teaching at Cooleemee Elementary. Mrs. Ledford enjoyed camping, reading cookbooks, playing cards and working on the family farm. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandkids.

She was preceded in death by: her husband, Herbert Hoover Ledford; and a daughter-in-law, Isabelle Ledford.

Survivors: 2 sons, Herbert Stewart Ledford (Jan) and Glenn Marshall Ledford, all of Mocksville; 6 grandchildren, Marsha Roberts (Charlie), Bruce Ledford (Jackie), Holden Ledford, Hillary Shores (Nathan), Holly Miller (Justin) and Hope Ledford (Michael Schwarz); 9 great-grandchildren; a brother, Jack Marshbanks (Cathi); a sister, Katherine Spargo, all of Cooleemee; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials: a charity of the donor’s choice.