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POSTPONED: The 2020 "Alford's Lucky 45 Family Reunion"
Regrettably, due to the COVID-19 pandemic we must postpone the 2020 Alford Family Reunion. Full refunds will be issued to those who have registered. If you have hotel reservations, please cancel. For more information, contact us: Email: Phone/Text: 281.773.6756
3:00 p.m.
July 9-11, 2021
Courtyard Marriott Oklahoma City North,
13511 Highland Park Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73120, USA
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May 8, 2020

Our family mourns the loss of another loved one.  Dwight Matthew Roberts passed suddenly at his home on Thursday, May 7, 2020.  He was 66 years old.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Robin Johnson Roberts; daughter, Dré Martina Roberts (Ricky Owens) son, Dwight Matthew Roberts II (Princess Davis); two grandchildren Avery Walker Roberts and Jécin Olivia Owens; an aunt, Victoria Rockwell Baxter...

April 29, 2020

We join together to offer heartfelt condolences to Dr. Lynne Simpson-Harding and Sydney M. Scott as they mourn the loss of James W. Harding, Sr.  James passed away unexpectedly during a fishing accident on April 29, 2020. He was 55 years.

James was a beloved teacher, coach and mentor at Star Spencer High School. His career spans more than 30 years of service to youth and his community.  James’ free...

March 14, 2020

A life so beautifully lived deserves to be beautifully remembered. We are saddened to announce the passing of Sandra Dee Alford on March 7, 2020. Sandra was born June 12, 1959 in Wichita, Kansas.

Sandra was preceded in death by her father Junious "Amos" Alford. She leaves to cherish her memory her Mother Willie Malone; Children Leon Derrick, Sharod Ceasar, Sheria Ceaser-Hunter (Adrian), Ariel Cease...

January 24, 2020

Today we celebrate the 93rd birthday of our beloved matriarch, Violet Alford Patterson.  Please join us in wishing her a blessed and joyous day.

Known to many as “Aunt Vi”, she has tirelessly served as a founder and curator of the Alford family reunion since its inception 45 years ago.  She hosted numerous reunions and helped to establish many of the reunion processes and family traditions that we...

January 24, 2020

Behind every great man is a great woman!  As we celebrate Violate Alford Patterson today, we also acknowledge the accomplishments of her husband the late Lee Virgil Patterson, Sr. who was inducted into the Oklahoma African American Educators Hall of Fame, Inc. on September 27, 2019.

OAAE Honors Lee Virgil Patterson Sr. ‘Heart Of A Teacher

By F Jones -September 13, 2019

The Oklahoma African American E...

January 14, 2020

Check out our own Miika Coffey in the latest issue of VoyageLA. She is an amazing Los Angeles based tattoo artist based who is making her mark on the industry.

Reprinted from VoyageLA

Today we’d like to introduce you to Mz.Inkbomb.

Mz.Inkbomb, let’s start with your story. We’d love to hear how you got started and how the jou...

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This  website and its contents are dedicated to Dr. Wessylyne  Alford-Simpson, who tirelessly devoted herself  to the preservation of the Alford legacy.  Her commitment and passion stand as an example of what living with purpose truly means.  We  salute Dr. Simpson as a benchmark of Alford excellence.


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