Burnis Roland Acuff

Burnis Roland Acuff

Bells, Crockett County, Tennessee, USA
Death 4 Mar 1999 (aged 81)
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Burial James Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 38670642 · View Source
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CWO4 US NAVY 1947 - 1970

Burnis Roland Acuff, 81, of Charleston, a retired Navy chief warrant officer and checker with the International Longshoremen Association Union, died Thursday in a local hospital. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery on James Island. A vigil will be held at 8 p.m. Sunday at James A. McAlister Funeral Home.

Mr. Acuff was born in Bells, Tenn., a son of Marvin M. Acuff and Mary Ellington Acuff. He was a life member of the Fleet Reserve and a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church.

Surviving are his wife, Irene Krishart Acuff; two daughters, Margaret A. Reuthinger of Alexandria, Va., and Irene A. Fili of Charleston; four sons, R. LaMar Acuff of Hilton Head, Burnis S. Acuff of Hanahan, Lucian M. Acuff of Chantilly, Va., and David A. Acuff of Charleston; three brothers, Marvin M. Acuff of Carrollton, Texas, Mack M. Acuff of Memphis, Tenn., and Travis Acuff of Pine Bluff, Ark.; and 13 grandchildren.

Post and Courier, The (Charleston, SC) - March 6, 1999

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  • Created by: Yvonne Kanapaux
  • Added: 23 Jun 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 38670642
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Burnis Roland Acuff (18 Sep 1917–4 Mar 1999), Find a Grave Memorial no. 38670642, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, James Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Yvonne Kanapaux (contributor 46833311) .