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Tobe E Acord
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1890
Clarksville
Johnson County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1960
Valley Mills
Bosque County
Texas, USA

"Tobe " was born Courtney Jerome Acord his father didn't care for the name and called him Tobe. When he went into the Army during WWI he gave the name Tobe and was instructed that he needed a middle initial he picked "E". He was born in Clarksville Ark.02/18/1890 and died in Valley Mills 10/21/1960. Thelma Drew Jaynes and he married 11/ 15/ 1924 in Patton Community. With this union they had three daughters Gussie, Nell, and Faye.
They owned and operated a cafe in Valley Mills. He was a member and Sunday school teacher at the Baptist church.
The story of his name came from his daughter Faye.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Albert Acord (1853 - 1918)
  Mirah Louisa Porter Acord (1857 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Thelma Jaynes Acord (1904 - 1999)
 
 Children:
  Gussie Darrenthline Acord Deyo (1925 - 2005)*
  Nell Marie Acord (1928 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Zedric Calvin Acord (1880 - 1935)*
  Claud Mae Acord (1882 - 1893)*
  Maude Lee Acord Yates (1883 - 1961)**
  William Gordon Acord (1885 - 1950)*
  Edwin Wilson Acord (1886 - 1949)*
  Homer Thurman Acord (1888 - 1890)*
  Tobe E Acord (1890 - 1960)
  Luther F. Acord (1892 - 1952)*
  Harlow Clarence Acord (1894 - 1962)*
  Darthula Angeline Brown Acord Dicks (1896 - 1974)*
  Obediah Leroy Acord (1901 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Texas, Horseshoer, Btry E 131 FA, WW I
 
Burial:
Valley Mills Cemetery
Valley Mills
Bosque County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Abby Streight Birdwell
Originally Created by: Linda Huff
Record added: Apr 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26190163
Tobe E Acord
Added by: Gloria Jaynes
 
Tobe E Acord
Added by: Linda Huff
 
Tobe E Acord
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Added by: Trisha
 
 
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To my Grandfather, of whom the only thing I remember was his scratchy beard. Rest well..Your Grandson....John Mark
- John Mark
 Added: Apr. 23, 2015
Thank you for your service may we never forget
- Gloria Jaynes
 Added: Jan. 15, 2014

- Sent to you with love ~ Edith Chadwick
 Added: Jul. 13, 2012
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