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Edith Beatrice Acton
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1916
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 2000
Kentucky, USA

Edith Beatrice Acton, 84 years of age, of Somerset, Kentucky, departed this life on Monday, December 4th, 2000 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky.

Edith was a native of Pulaski County, Kentucky, she was born on April 15th, 1916, daughter of James Chrisman and Hannah Nelson Chrisman Acton. She retired from Palm Beach Company in Somerset, Kentucky after 34 years of employment.

She was survived by four nieces, Elfreda McWilliams of Indianapolis, Indiana, Marcella Treboldi of Plainfield, Indiana, Maxine Newman of Lexington, Kentucky, and Imogene Newton of Rockville, Indiana; several cousins and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Hannah; three brothers, Erett Acton, Elmer Acton and Luther Acton; and one sister, Ora Todd.

Friends were ask to call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 6th, 2000 at the Pulaski Funeral home in Somerset, Kentucky.

Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 7th, 2000 in the Chapel of the Pulaski Funeral Home.

Burial followed in the Woodstock Cemetery in Somerset, Kentucky.


I'd like the memory of me
to be a happy one.
I'd like to leave an after glow
of smiles when life is done.
I'd like to leave an echo
whispering softly down the ways,
Of happy times and laughing times
and bright and sunny days.
I'd like the tears of those who grieve,
to dry before the sun
of happy memories
that I leave when my life is done. 
Family links: 
  James Chrisman Acton (1869 - 1947)
  Hannah D. Nelson Acton (1871 - 1959)
  James Elmer Acton (1894 - 1966)*
  Erett D. Acton (1898 - 1992)*
  Luther E. Acton (1901 - 1962)*
  Edith Beatrice Acton (1916 - 2000)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Obituary information courtesy of funeral home website.
Woodstock Cemetery
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Cadmus
Record added: Dec 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45490899
Edith Beatrice Acton
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Edith Beatrice Acton
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- Teresa Pyles
 Added: Jun. 28, 2015
If you could see where I have gone, the beauty of this place, and how it feels to know you're home to see our Savior's face. To wake in peace and know no fear, just joy beyond compare. While still on earth you miss me yet, you wouldn't want me there. If y...(Read more)
- Cadmus
 Added: Feb. 9, 2011
Those we love remain with us for love itself lives on. Cherished memories will never fade, because one loved is gone. Those we love can never be, more than a thought apart, for as long as there is a memory, they live with in our heart.
- Cadmus
 Added: Dec. 16, 2009

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