|Birth: ||Nov. 23, 1946|
|Death: ||Mar. 21, 1977|
Post-Herald --- 3/22/1977
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday for Danny James Acord, 30, of 120 Brown St. The Rev. Gerald Church will officiate at services in the Beckley Church of God.
Acord died at 5:30 a.m. Monday in a local hospital after a short illness. An autopsy will be performed.
He was born in Beckley on Nov. 23, 1946, the son of James J. and Mavis Sutton Acord of Beckley, who survive him.
Acord was a manager of the Mr. Clean Car Wash at the Beckley Plaza. A lifelong resident of Beckley, he was a member of the Beckley Church of God, once serving as its associate pastor.
He was a 1968 graduate of Lee College in Cleveland, Tenn., was a member of CONTACT and of the Beckley Beltway Association.
Also surviving are his wife , Linda Clark Acord; one daughter, Dannagale Renee Acord at home; one sister, Penny (Mrs. Vernon) Clark of Beckley; maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. E.J. Olinger of Edgewater, Fla.; and paternal grandmother, Mrs. Bella Acord of Beckley.
Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery with pallbearers Darrell Lilly, Ronald Lockhart, Bill Manning, Calvin Thornton and Donald Webb.
The body is at Melton Mortuary where friends may call between 5 and 9 p.m. today. The body will be taken to the church one hour prior to the service.
James W. Acord (1923 - 2001)
Mavis Sutton Acord (1926 - 1991)
Note: s/o James W. Acord, Jr.
Sunset Memorial Park
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Darrell Wesley
Record added: Jul 25, 2009
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