Candi Jo Alford, 31, Johnson City, died unexpectedly Sunday, November 13, 2011, in Johnson City.
Candi was a native and lifelong resident of Johnson City.
She was a daughter of Jimmy Willard and Betty Mae Dykes Alford, Johnson City.
Candi was a Science Hill High School graduate.
She was a Certified Nursing Assistant and was formerly employed with Christian Care Center of Johnson City and Appalachian Christian Village.
Candi was a member of Clifton View Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Angela Faye Williams.
Survivors, in addition to her parents, include two brothers, Chad Alford and wife, Kim, and Chip Alford, all of Johnson City; two sisters, Christy Workman and husband, Gabe, Casey Raulerson and husband, Scott, all of Johnson City; sixteen nieces and nephews, Jason Arnold, Dana Moore, Ashley Humphreys, Nikki Roberts, Delaney Workman, Sydney Cole, Dylan Alford, Chloe & Lea Workman, London Cole, Tyler & Luke Alford, Asha Raulerson, Kal-el Raulerson, Shasta Faircloth and Brett Johnson; several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends, including special friend, Brittany Anderson.
The graveside funeral service for Candi will be held Friday, November 18, 2011, at 2:30 P.M. at Maple Lawn Cemetery, Jonesborough, with Rev. Claude Babb officiating.
The family will receive friends Friday prior to the service from 12:00-2:00 P.M. in the East Parlor of Appalachian Funeral Home and other times at the residence of a sister and brother-in-law, Christy and Gabe Workman, 313 W. Holston Ave., Johnson City.
In-lieu-of flowers the family requests donations be made to the funeral home to assist with Candi’s final expenses.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.appfh.net.
Appalachian Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga Ave., Johnson City, is serving the Alford family. 928-6111