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 Bertha <I>Reed</I> Acres

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Bertha Reed Acres

  • Birth 14 Feb 1884 USA
  • Death 6 May 1958 Oneida, Scott County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Oneida, Scott County, Tennessee, USA
  • Memorial ID 5494826

Father: Sampson Reed
Mother: Agnetta (Nettie) Phillips
Married: Rhodes Acres
Children: Linnie Acres (triplet), Lloyd Acres (triplet), Baby Boy Acres (triplet) Audney Acres, Milford Acres, Silas Acres, Alton Acres, Argie Acres, Loma Acres, Eva Acres, Infant (deceased) Acres
ACRES, BERTHA REED - aged 74, passed away at 12:05 a.m. on Tuesday, May 6, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. JOE DAVIS in Oneida. She was a member of the West Oneida Baptist Church, a splendid Christian woman and had a great host of friends. She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. BENTON JONES and Mrs. JOE DAVIS, both of Oneida, and Mrs. OVID TOMPKINS of Rugby; six sons, MILFORD and ALTON ACRES of Macon, Georgia, AUDNEY ACRES of Oneida, LLOYD ACRES of Clinton, Tennessee, SILAS ACRES of Rome City, Indiana, ARGIE ACRES of Amelia, Ohio; two brothers, CAMPBELL REED of Oneida and a JOHNNIE REED of Florida; three sisters, Mrs. DILLIE HARRIS of Science Hill, Kentucky, Mrs. ETTA STANLEY of Florida and Mrs. MARTHA POTTER of Gatliff, Kentucky; thirty-six grandchildren and thirty-seven great grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted from the West Oneida Baptist Church at 2:00 p.m. Thursday with the Rev. J. S. GARRETT and Rev. GENERAL CALVIN PHILLIPS officiating. Burial followed in the Marcum Cemetery. Arrangements by West. (Source: Scott County News, 9 May 1958, p8)

(obit courtesy of Dorothy Campbell)

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  • Maintained by: Ellie Naylor
  • Originally Created by: L. Gail Partin Garrett
  • Added: 30 May 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5494826
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha Reed Acres (14 Feb 1884–6 May 1958), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5494826, citing Marcum Cemetery, Oneida, Scott County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Ellie Naylor (contributor 47176520) .