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Lois Sanford

September 25, 1937 — January 5, 2022

Lois Chappell von Seeberg Sanford passed away January 5, 2022 at the age of 84 after a lengthy illness. She was born September 25, 1937 to the late James and Enda Chappell von Seeberg in Montgomery, Alabama.

Graveside services will be Saturday, January 8, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at New Live Oak Cemetery with Bishop Charles Jones officiating and Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home directing.

Lois taught at Morgan Academy for many years and was a long time member of Christ The King C.E.C. and Kappa Delta sorority.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Robert Lee Sanford; their children, James Robert “Bobby Sanford, Elizabeth Louise “Beth” Sanford, Owen Lee (Michelle) Sanford and Michael McQueen (Kay) Sanford; grandchildren, Adam (Brooke) Sanford, Rebekah Sanford (Joe) Hicks, John Michael Sanford and Chappell Ann Sanford; great-grandchildren, Parker Sanford, Ella Rae Sanford, Joseph William Hicks and Kathryn James Hicks; sister, Edith von Seeberg Jones; niece, Susannah Jones Cleveland and nephew, David Jones.

Pallbearers will be Will Sanford, Adam Sanford, David Jones, George Jones, Andy Stewart, Floyd Plummer, Tommy King, and Phillip Coburn

In lieu of flowers, you may make memorial donations to Cathedral Academy at Christ The King; 1204 Highland Ave; Selma, AL 36701 or Children’s of Alabama Foundation; 1600 7th Avenue South; Birmingham, Alabama 35233.

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Saturday, January 8, 2022

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