Helen Florine Mathews Bedford
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Helen Florine Mathews Bedford, 93, died on Tuesday, April 2, 2013. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Oak Hill Cemetery. The Rev. Alan Beasley will officiate. Kilgore-Green Funeral Home will direct.

Mrs. Bedford was born in Tuscaloosa County on Feb. 10, 1920. She was a homemaker, a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a member of Jasper First Baptist Church.

Mrs. Bedford was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Tillman Bedford; parents, Mr. and Mrs. H.W. Mathews; and sisters, Ann Glascock and Tebitha Johnson.

She is survived by her daughter, Bettye Bedford Freeman and her husband, Dickie Freeman, of Jasper; grandsons, Dr. Lucius Bedford Freeman and his wife, Stephanie, of Montgomery, and Dr. Matthew Gaines Freeman of Prattville; great-grandchildren, Frances Freeman, Darry Elizabeth Freeman, Bedford Freeman and Gaines Freeman, all of Montgomery.

A special thanks to Mrs. Bedford’s caregivers, Frances Black, Evon East, Judy Pierce, Sarah Thornton and Comfort Care Hospice. Thanks also to all of the family friends who were there to offer support and love.