Margaret L. (Pierce) Lansford of Sumiton passed away Monday, June 24, 2019 at Cordova Nursing Home. She was born August 10, 1924 in East Gadsden to John and Serena Pierce with four brothers and four sisters. Mrs. Pierce was preceded in death by her husband, John R. Lansford; son, Kelton C. Horn, Jr.; all eight brothers and sisters and son-in-law, Richard Viola.
She is survived by her son, Karo (Sheryl) Horn of Sumiton; daughter, Susan Viola Lakeview; daughter-in-law, Joyce Horn of Hoover; nine grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews whom she loved and a special niece, Pat Sewell of Leeds and nephews, Steve Burgess of Gadsden and W.L. Horn of Sylacauga. A special thanks to Cordova Nursing Home and nurses, Pat, Daphne and Wendy.
A Celebration of Life will be on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 12:00 pm at the chapel of Crestview Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Randy Norris officiating. A time of visitation will begin at 11:30 am at the funeral home. Burial will be at Crestview Memorial Gardens.