|William "Bill" Acuff|
|Birth: ||Apr. 23, 1903|
|Death: ||Dec. 2, 1976|
St. Louis City
Services for William "Bill" Acuff, 73, were held Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. in the H.S. Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ira Singleton officiating. Burial was in Maple Cemetery.
He was born in Pemiscot County on April 23, 1903 and died at the Park Side West Nursing Home in St. Louis on December 2.
He was the son of the late Joseph and Catherine Acuff, and attended school in Caruthersville.
On October 10 1927 in Caruthersville, he married Miss Bernice Carter.
Before retiring, Mr. Acuff was employed by the American Can Company in St. Louis. He was a member of the Tower Grove Baptist Church in St. Louis, Missouri.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Bernice Acuff of St. Louis; one son, Rev. Joe W. Acuff of Springfield; two grandsons, Stewart Acuff and Stephen Acuff both of Springfield; one granddaughter, Miss Julia Acuff of Springfield.
Pallbearers were Clyde Boyd, Clyde Bailey, Dick Davis, B.F. Rogers, Noel "Pete" Earnhart and Julian Boyd.
Democrat Argus - Caruthersville, Missouri - December 1976
Bernice C. Carter Wilkinson (1908 - 2004)*
Joseph Winford Acuff (1930 - 2015)*
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Record added: Jul 13, 2009
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