Mr. Elbert P. Radford, 84, died Thursday evening, November 8, 2018. A native of Greene County, he was born August 6, 1934, the son of Lehman and Mary Davis Radford. He served in the US Army and had retired from Greene Correctional where he was a Correctional Office having attained the rank of Sergeant.

In addition to his parents and several siblings, he is preceded in death by his children, Charles Radford and Brenda R. Spence; and a granddaughter, Lindsey Rawls.

His surviving family includes his wife of 60 years, Eleanor Whitley Radford; children, Rhonda Strickland (Mike) of Farmville, Holly Holloman (Derek) of Walstonburg, and Stacy Radford of Maury; a brother, Nathan Radford of Virginia; 5 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.

A graveside service will be held 2 PM Monday, November 12, at the Rainbow Cemetery and the family will receive friends immediately following the service.

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