Grace M. Wolford


The Rev. Grace M. Wolford, 91, of New Castle passed away on March 11, 2019, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Born in New Castle on April 28, 1927, she was a daughter of Herman J. and Esther A. Logan Wolford.
In 1948, Grace became an ordained minister with the Wesleyan Tabernacle Association. Over the next 20-plus years. Grace pastored various churches and traveled extensively, serving her Lord and doing Evangelistic work. During her stay at Avalon Place over the last several years, Grace continued to hold Sunday services.
Grace is survived by several cousins, and her friends who were her family, Tina and Robert Heslop and their children and grandchildren. Also, Dale Alwardt and Marilyn and Denny Weber.
In addition to her parents, Grace was preceded in death by her sister, Mildred Lucinda Wolford.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 941 S. Mill St.
A service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The Rev. Herb Smith and the Rev. Luke Rambo will officiate.
Interment will be in Oak Park Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting
Published on March 12, 2019
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7 posts

Bill Ragle. Anderson IND
Apr 24, 2019
I knew Sister Grace for almost 50 year's.. she and her dad,and mother, came to Anderson IND many late daddy made there very first LP.. record album..she and Sister Naomi Alwart..we're Worrors of the true Old Fashion Holliness route.. very very hard, to find folks like those dear people,in this ol world anymore.. People have forgotten God.. Computers cell phones, As the late HE. Darnell cryed out against,before he died.. Folks need to put down the Facebook,and pick up thee Book..the Bible.. that's are road Map to that City..where Sister Grace, and Sister Naomi, awaits for all that knew the late HE DARNELL. PRAISE GOD FOR THE REAL THING..
Nadine Karnes
Mar 15, 2019
Sis. Grace was a wonderful lady. Our loss is Heaven's gain!
Rev. & Mrs. Arlan L. Kratz
Mar 14, 2019
We had Sis Grace Wolford and co workers for several meetings. Always appreciated their godly lives and anointed singing and preaching. She will receive a great reward someday. We considered her a fellow pilgrim on the way to the city.
Rev Marjoe Wooten
Mar 13, 2019
So sorry to hear of her passing. She will be missed. But Heaven is looking sweeter every day
Patricia Davis
Mar 12, 2019
Prayers for the family & friends ! Grace knew me since I was a girl. Appreciated her faithfulness to the Lord !
David and Marilyn Middleton
Mar 12, 2019
A precious friend has gone to her reward. She served the Lord faithfully in winning souls for Him and now she is rejoicing in heaven. Our prayers and sympathy for those who remain.
Carol Damon
Mar 12, 2019
I spent 18 wonderful years with Sis. Grace and Sis. Naomi working with them winning souls. Two very Godly ladies sold out to doing their Master's business, and have reached their heavenly goal.I am sure they are rejoicing with many souls they have helped along the way.God bless their memory. Wish I could be at the service, you all are in my prayers.