Selva Hall Ledford, 83, of Rockwood, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 15, 2022, at the Roane Medical Center in Harriman.

She was born on March 5, 1939, in Midway. Selva retired from the Ridge View Hospital as a dietary specialist. She had spent her earlier years working for the Rockwood and Harriman Hosiery Mills, as well as Palm Beach. She loved to travel with her sisters. She had 3 dogs, Ralph, Reba and Rachel, whom she loved dearly. She was also an avid doll collector.

She is preceded in death by her parents, John Hall and Reba Clark Hall; sisters, Betty (Rex) Walls, Barbara Johnston, Martha (Paul) Branson; brothers, Curtis Hall, Rex (Eloise) Walls; and great-grandson, Bryson Coaker; brother-in-law, GB Ledford; sister-in-law, Irene Ledford.

She is survived by her husband, David “Peabody” Ledford; sons, Jack Ledford, Johnny (Jennifer) Ledford; daughter, Lisa (Mike) McCullough; 8 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild; brother-in-law, Earl Johnston; sister-in-law, Carolyn Ledford.

A celebration of life will be held on Friday, June 24, 2022, at 2 p.m. ET in the chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood with Bro. Bud Strader officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Roane County Animal Shelter, 296 Manufacturers Road, Rockwood, TN 37854.

Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mrs. Selva Hall Ledford.