Irving Cecil Alvord

Irving Cecil Alvord, age 79 of Lawrenceville passed away Thursday, June 19, 2008. Memorial Services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, June 29, 2008 at the First Christian Church of Lawrenceville, 3495 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044, (770) 963-9922. Rev. Katie Hays and Rev. Hoyt Huff, Jr. will officiate. Burial in Canton Cemetery at a later date. A WWII Marine Veteran, Mr. Alvord was a retired Wholesale Manager with Petrolane Gas, Inc and an avid golfer and attended First Christian Church of Lawrenceville. He is survived by: Wife of 53 years: Mary Jo Alvord, Lawrenceville; Children: Tami Watson & Lou Simonini, Dacula; Michael Lee Alvord, Winder; Patrick Charles Alvord, Atlanta; Brothers: Reg & Rita Alvord, Bellingham, Washington; Ron & Luanne Alvord, Lynden, Washington; Grandchildren: Corey & Brittany Watson, Buford; Heather Alvord, Dacula; Crystal Watson, Buford; Steven Alvord, Lawrenceville; Great Granddaughter: Vanessa Carrier, Several Nieces & Nephews. In lieu of flowers memorials to First Christian Church of Lawrenceville Building Fund, 3495 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044 or United Hospice of Atlanta, 1626 Jeurgens Court, Norcross, Georgia 30093. Family will receive friends at the church after the service. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com