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Ora Violet Cole Acord

  • Birth 14 May 1915 Glen Daniel, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 25 Jun 2008 Eccles, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
  • Burial Prosperity, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 113944295

Father: Mike R. Cole
Mother: Cittie Amber McMillion
Siblings: Lundia L., Gradie, Troy, *, Piney M., John G., Ruth J.
1920: Living in Trap Hill, Raleigh, West Virginia with parents and siblings.
1940: Living in Trap Hill, Raleigh, West Virginia with spouse, child and mother-in-law.

Ora Violet Acord, 93, of Eccles, died peacefully Wednesday, June 25, 2008, in Lucy Bowers Hospice House following a short illness.
Born on May 15, 1915, in Glen Daniel, she was the daughter of the late Mike Robert and Cittie Amber McMillion Cole. She was also preceded in death by her husband Lacy Acord on July 4, 1968; a sister, Grace Cole Brunty; and by three brothers: Lundy Lane Cole, Troy Joe "Trick" Cole and Grady Oather Cole.
Mrs. Acord spent her childhood in Glen Daniel and Fairdale and has resided in Eccles since 1945. She was of the Pentecostal faith and was a devoted homemaker who loved her flowers, garden and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include two daughters: Carol Sue Wright and husband Dale of Beckley and Marie Barker and husband John of Glen Daniel; four sons: Denver Dale Acord and wife Doris of Glen White, Dallas Paul Acord and wife Connie of Augusta, Ga., Charles "Bucky" Acord and wife Rebecca of Eccles and Carl "Buddy" Acord and wife Lela of Eccles; 13 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; and by two sisters: Tina Mae Sanger and Ruth Cozart, both of Beckley; and a brother, John Cole of Fairdale.

Burial will be in the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary, Beckley.

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  • Created by: Sue Lilley
  • Added: 17 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 113944295
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ora Violet Cole Acord (14 May 1915–25 Jun 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 113944295, citing Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Sue Lilley (contributor 47263401) .