Wofford, Rosa

Rosa Wofford
Services: Have been held.

Mrs. Rosa J. Wofford, 96, of Gracedale, Upper Nazareth Township, Pa., died Thursday, May 19, 2005, in Gracedale, Upper Nazareth Township, Pa.

She was born March 15, 1909, in Tell, Texas, to William C. and Evisa Jane Russell Bohannon.

She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Portales, where she served as a member of the Church Board and a Sunday school teacher.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters; six brothers; and by her husband, Edgar B. Wofford.

Survivors include a son, Dale E. Wofford (and wife, Mae) of Portales; a daughter, Elda Lynn Shaffer (Malcolm E.) of Bath, Pa.; six grandchildren, Alan and Dr. Bert Wofford, both of Portales, Rayma Hartwick of Dalzell, S.C., Janene Utkin of Shelley, Idaho, William R. Stringer of Lubbock, and Cheryl Molitor of Lake Havasu City, Ariz., two step-grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; eight step-great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

The Rev. Terry Maloney will officiate the services.
Burial will be at Portales Cemetery.

Visitation is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Wheeler Mortuary in Portales.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene, 823 W. University Dr. Portales, NM 88130.

Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales.