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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Oct 16, 2015

Memphis lawyer Donald Wellford died Tuesday (Oct. 13). He was 92. A graduate of Tulane University Law School, Wellford served in the Navy during World War II and then moved to Memphis in 1948 to practice law. His career spanned 47 years. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at Idlewild Presbyterian Church. Visitation will start at 1 p.m., followed by a memorial service at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be sent to Idlewild Presbyterian Church or to the Village Foundation at the Village of Germantown. The Commercial Appeal has more on his life.