James J. Ledford, 59, of Cherokee went home to be with the Lord, Thursday August 24, 2017. A native of Cherokee, he was the son of the late James and Nellie Goines Ledford. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by one daughter Angela Jackson Ledford; one sister Rosie Ledford, and one brother, Eddie Ledford.
He is survived by three sisters, Lawanda Goines, Regina Ledford Rosario and husband George, and Renee Ledford all of Cherokee; two grandchildren, James Bradley, and Antoinette Toineeta; one great grandchild, Astrid Saylor, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday at Cherokee Baptist Church. Revs. Percy Cunningham and Danny Sweet will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM Sunday at the Church prior to the service.