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Willis Acord
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Birth: Sep. 30, 1914
Glen Morgan
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Death: May 8, 1986
Beaver (Raleigh County)
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA

Publication: THE CHARLESTON GAZETTE
Published: Saturday, May 10, 1986
Page: Not Available
Byline: n/a

BEAVER _ Willis Acord, 71, of Beaver, Raleigh County, died Thursday in Beaver after a short illness.

He was a retired miner and a Marine veteran of World War II.

He attended Daniels Bible Church and was a member of First Marine.

Division Association, Guadalcanal Campaign Veteran's Association, DAV and UMW.

Surviving: wife, Mabel Elizabeth Acord; sons, Larry H. of Canton, Mich., William Lee of Beaver, Michael L. of Crab Orchard; daughter, Sharon E. Bench of St. Petersburg, Fla.; mother, Nellie B. Acord of Pineville; brothers, Vernon of Triangle, Va., Jack of Bolt, James D. of Jesse; sisters, Mrs. Thelma Cook of Itmann, Mrs. Violet Harless of Bradley; seven grandchildren.

Service will be 1 p.m. Sunday in Melton Mortuary, Beckley, with the Rev. Don Pfleger officiating. Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the mortuary.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Leonard Acord (1888 - 1957)
  Nellie B. Cook Acord (1891 - 1988)
 
 Spouse:
  Mabel Elizabeth Carte Acord (1921 - 2008)
 
 Siblings:
  Thelma B. Acord Cook (1912 - 2004)*
  Willis Acord (1914 - 1986)
  Violet Marie Acord Harless (1916 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: s/o James Leonard Acord
 
Burial:
Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens
Prosperity
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: CRUCIFIX-55-B1
 
Created by: Darrell Wesley
Record added: Jul 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39872461
Willis Acord
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