Marjorie E. Duford
Marjorie E. Duford, 93, of Midland, died Sunday morning, Oct. 16, 2016 at Brittany Manor. She was a faithful servant to her Lord and Savior and was a very dedicated mother and grandmother. Marjorie was born Sept. 5, 1923 in Midland, daughter of the late Herbert and Hazel (Hoggard) Clark. She attended Midland schools. Marjorie married Jay Duford on June 8, 1940 in Midland. He preceded her in death June 25, 2002. She was a homemaker who often took in others' laundry…she loved it! Marjorie was a member of Northpoint Ministries (Jefferson Ave. Church of God) She is survived by her children, Carol Ann Servis, Jerry (JoAnn) Duford, Pastor Don (Gail) Duford; and daughter-in-law, Sharon Duford. Marjorie is also survived by one brother, Oliver (Bud) Clark; 16 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and 23 great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, David Duford; three sisters, Ida Mae Clark, Dorothy King, Millie Wenzel; daughter-in law, Donna Duford; son-in-law, Jack Servis; granddaughter, Shirley (Kuch) Servis. Funeral Services for Marjorie will take place at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 at Northpoint Ministries, 5920 Jefferson St. Pastor Don Duford and Pastor Rob Duford, Marjorie's grandson and son will officiate with burial in Homer Township Cemetery. Marjorie's family will receive friends at the Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Home, 1200 W. Wheeler St. on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. and at the church on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Northpoint Ministries.
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