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Alvin Eddie Hartford departed this life on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at the age of 84. Husband of the late Vanessa Hartford. Son of the late Eddie Hartford, Sr. and Elease Tolliver Morris. Father of Rynell, Roderick, Shawn, Rashad, Alvin Jr., Darren Hartford, Dorothy Bailey, Evelyn Roy, Debra Brite, Lori Dunlap, Sham Abbott, Sr. and Gregory Wheeler. Brother of Bessie, Ervin, Larry, Lornary, Earnest, Darnell, Leslie, William, Patsie, and Ella Mae Hartford, Rosie Rush, Viola Monroe, Sarah Signater, Janice, Alberta, Richard, Willie, and James Morris, Sr. Alvin is also survived by 26 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend a Funeral Service at Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church, 5919 Morrison Road, New Orleans, LA 70126 on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 10:00 AM. Visitation will start at 9: 00 AM. Interment: Providence Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave. New Orleans, LA 70125. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we ask those who are attending to wear a mask at all times while adhering to the social distancing restrictions. Please visit to sign the online guestbook, share memories and condolences for the family