Alvord Sr., 76, a 51-year resident of San Diego who recently moved to Joshua Tree, Calif., were today in Greenwood Mortuary. He died Thursday [February 9] in a hospital in Loma Linda, Calif. Alvord was born in Minnesota and owned the Alvord Concrete Co. Alford was a member of the United Workmen and leaves a widow and eight children.He served in the Navys Sea Bees during World War II. SAN FRANCISCO CALL San Francisco, CA8 February 1897 WATSONVILLES MYSTERY SHERIFF BESSE BELIEVES WATCHMAN ALFORD COMMITTED SUICIDE WATSONVILLE, Cal., Feb. Alford, who was found dying with a pistol wound in the head on the street yesterday morning, will be held tomorrow.
ALFORD DAILY PRESS Riverside, Riverside Co., CASaturday, 21 August 1943 Near Banning, Calif., Aug. The fact that no powder burns were found on the temple dissipates the suicide theory. Alford was 41 years old and leaves a widow and eight children.
Some of his friends advised him to resign, fearing harm would result, and he said he would resign in the spring, when he expected to secure other employment.
The plane, from Blythe Army air base, burned when it crashed and none of the crew escaped. He also served as a member of the local ASCS Range Improvement Committee.
The two other bodies were taken to Blythe, it is understood. He was recognized by the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service in 1959, when he was awarded California Rangeman of the Year.
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