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Bessie Cleveland Howard Acord
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Birth: 1889
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1964
Bakersfield
Kern County
California, USA

ACORD, BESSIE CLEVELAND—Funeral services will be held in Payne & Sons Chapel Tuesday at 11 a.m. for Bessie Cleveland Acord, 75, of 334 Olive, who died in a Bakersfield hospital Feb. 15. Dr. Wesley J. Fair, pastor of the First Methodist Church, will officiate. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mrs. Acord was a native of Illinois and had lived in Kern County 10 years. She was a member of the First Methodist Church and the Marcy Center Circle.

Survivors include five daughters. Ruby Brown and Mary Acord of Bakersfield, Ruth Bault of San Pedro, Thelma Horstman of San Gabriel, Bernice Taylor of Iowa; a son. Howard, of Alhambra; a sister, Sybil Lavely of Iowa and nine grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be W. L. Horstman, G. V. Brown and F. W. Bault



Bakersfield Californian -- February 17, 1964
 
 
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 Parents:
  Horace F. Howard (1841 - 1936)
  Jennie Howard (1844 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Rufus Acord (1876 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Mary Louise Acord (1916 - 2006)*
 
 Sibling:
  Grace O. Howard Pierce (1873 - 1960)*
  Bessie Cleveland Howard Acord (1889 - 1964)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Memorial Park
Bakersfield
Kern County
California, USA
 
Created by: Darrell Wesley
Record added: Apr 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87815492
Bessie Cleveland <i>Howard</i> Acord
Added by: Linda Dyer Mooney
 
Bessie Cleveland <i>Howard</i> Acord
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