Andrew Clayton Acord

  • Birth 11 Nov 1886
  • Death 6 Jan 1963 Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
  • Burial Rock Creek, Raleigh County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 40298519

April 23, 1931 Charleston Mail page 12

Andrew Clayton Acord , 45 years old, and James Clayton Acord, 18 years old, father and son , of Arnett , pleaded guilty to pocessing untax paid liquor. Their cases were taken under advicement until May 2.
The May 13, 1931 edition of the paper reported that Andrew Clayton Acord was sentenced to 3 years in prison at Atlanta ---- Federal Prison

Raleigh Register --- Jan. 7, 1963
Andrew C. Acord

Funeral services for Andrew Clayton (Dock) Acord, 76, of Rock Creek, will be conducted at 2:30 p. m., Wednesday in the Rebecca Chapel Church at Rock Creek with the Rev. Wade Webb and the Rev: M. G. Flowers in charge. Burial will follow in the Miller Cemetery at Rock Creek.

He died in a local hospital at 9:40 p. m., Sunday following a long illness.

Born Nov. 11, 1886, at Rock Creek, he was a son of the late James and Nancy Hunter Acord.

A life long resident of Raleigh County he was a retired timber-man and had owned and operated several saw mills.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Bacie Acord; six daughters, Mrs. Arley (Effie) Dickens and Mrs. Alonzo (Lettie) Dickens, both of Arnett; Mrs. Roger (Fern) Cournoyer, Glen Dale, Calif.; Lettie, Nancy and Julie, all at home; three sons, James Clayton, Surveyor; Ivan and Jack, both at home; one brother, Bee Acord, Dry Creek; one sister, Mrs. Laura Clay, Pettus; 15 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.

The body will be removed from the Melton Mortuary to the home at 4 p. m. Tuesday and to the church one hour prior to services.

Pallbearers will be Gerald Dickens, David Cantley, Benny Milam, Herbert Hoover, Rex Sarrett and Harry Lewis.

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  • Added: 5 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40298519
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