Judy Ann Gray IfordJudy Ann Gray at 1998 Reunion

Judith Ann Gray Iford

May 7, 1940 - June 7, 2006
Heart failure - Cancer 

FULLERTON, Calif. ---- Services for Judith Ann Gray Iford, 66, of La Habra, California, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2225 N. Euclid St.
    She died Wednesday, June 7, 2006, in Los Angeles, Calif.
    She was born May 7, 1940, in Logansport.
    Judy was married March 23, 1963, in Tarzana, Calif., to Douglas Lynn Iford, who survives.
    A 1958 graduate of Logansport High School, she received a scholarship to study music at Butler University. Later she attended Lompoc Valley Center of Allan Hancock College, Santa Maria, Calif.
    She and her husband lived in many parts of the United States as her husband served 20 years in the U.S. Air Force. For Judy, her most extended places of residence were Logansport, Lompoc, Calif., and La Habra, Calif.
    In Goleta, Calif., she worked in quality control for the defense contractor Raytheon. She later worked as a sales associate at Kmart in Fullerton, Calif.
    Judy was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving in many callings and always participating in choir. She also enjoyed her membership and served as treasurer of the Friendship Squares Quilt Guild of Whittier and La Habra.
    Also surviving are one son, Steven Lynn Iford; one daughter, Deanna Lynn Maes; grandsons, Jordan Lee Maes and Christian Kai Chapman, all of La Habra, Calif.; one aunt, Sarah McVety, Logansport; and two cousins, Nancy Strantz, Logansport, and Noel Wray, Nashville, Tenn.
    Burial will be in Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Calif.
    Friends may call one hour before services Thursday at the church.
    McAulay & Wallace Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. (6-13-06)
     Judith (Judy) Ann Gray Iford died in LaHabra, California, on the morning of Wednesday, June 7, 2006.  She had gone to the hospital (or doctor's office) for some tests and her heart stopped while there.
     Judy was married to Doug Iford and they lived in LaHabra for many years.  Judy is survived by her husband and two children and at least two grandchildren.
    Judy was retired and enjoyed her hobbies which included quilting and genealogy.  She graduated from Logansport High School in 1958 and was last returned to Logansport for the 40th reunion in 1998.  She had expressed the desire to return again in 2008 for the 50th and was looking forward to seeing her school friends again.