Edith <I>Wood</I> Acuff

Photo added by Kerry Joyner

Edith Wood Acuff

  • Birth 1868
  • Death 23 Dec 1922
  • Burial Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 44792810

Bio:
Mrs. Edlth Acuff, a former citlzen of Shawneetown, has passed from
earth to the great beyond. Her death occurred at Urbana, Saturday,
Dec. 23, 1922. The deceased was formerly Miss Edith Wood.

Mrs. Acuff spent twenty-seven years of her life In the school room.
In 1908 she went to Flora, where she taught two years. Last year
she went to Urbana to enter the state University to take advanced
studies in her noble profession. Mrs. Acuff was a devout member of the
Presbyterian church.

The body of the beloved teacher was brought back lo the old home
for burial. -- Shawneetown, Gleaner
(The Flora Journal-Record, Jan 4, 1923)

Thanks,
Larry


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  • Created by: Kerry Joyner
  • Added: 25 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44792810
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edith Wood Acuff (1868–23 Dec 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44792810, citing Westwood Cemetery, Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Kerry Joyner (contributor 47155699) .