|Birth: ||Nov. 18, 1889|
|Death: ||May 26, 1960|
Elmer Acord was born November 18, 1889, to Sarah Margaret and Valentine Acord. He was united in marriage to Irene Cantrell, December 10, 1916. He died May 26, 1960.
To this union were born eight children, three of whom preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Irene of Poplar Bluff, Missouri; five children, a daughter, Reba Mitchell of St. Louis, Missouri; four son's, Shairl of St. Louis, Norman of Pontiac, Michigan; E. W. and Thurman of Flint, Michigan; eight grandchildren, two sister's, Pearl Carlton of Benton, Illinois and Bessie Gross of Pollard; one brother, Emory Acord of Millington, MIchigan, and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was united with the Elk General Baptist Church in July, 1945, was a devoted member and attended until his health prevented.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, children, and all his friends, but we realize our loss is heaven's gain.
Funeral services were held at Brown's Chapel General Baptist Church at Brosely, Missouri, at 2PM, May 29, 1960, conducted by Rev. Oden Coats.
Interment was in Browns Chapel Cemetery. Russell Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.
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Reba Lee Acord Mitchell (1929 - 2007)*
Brown Chapel Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 24, 2009
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