Garland ‘GT’ Timothy Ledford, 60, of Asheville, passed away on July 19, 2019.
Garland was born in Bryson City, NC and has lived all over the country, including Anchorage, AK, Seattle, WA, and Portland, OR. He loved the great outdoors and referred to himself as "Nature's Boy Toy". He was an avid sports fan, particularly football which he played in his youth. He enjoyed mountaineering, gardening, camping, and spending time with friends and family, especially his three daughters.
Garland is survived by his daughters, Coral Ledford of Auburn, WA, Marnie Ledford of Portland, OR, and Elysée Ledford of Bellingham, WA; son Matthew Timothy Bradley of San Luis Valley, Colorado; brothers Jack Vernon Ledford of Bryson City, NC, Ronald Ledford of Wisconsin, and Gerald Ledford of Bryson City, NC; sister Sara Ledford of Hendersonville, NC; and granddaughter Loretta Belfiori of Portland, OR.