Re: Need info on Acord's for Wyoming and Raleigh co. WV
Amy Pack is actually Mary Emmy Pack she was first married to a Sylvanis Basham (abt 1902) and they has a daughter Gracie Jane Basham (1912 - 1992). Emmy then married John James Acord (1875 - 1943).
Thurman G. Basham (1910 - 1971) is also Emmy's son.
Then came Wornie, Eliza and Basil.
Here's a short obit on Wornis out of the Charleston paper:
ACORD, Warnie J. Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Williams Blue
Ridge Funeral Home, Sophia, with the Rev. S.D. Wolford officiating.
. Burial will be in Acord Mountain Cemetery, Slab Fork. Friends may
call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mr. Acord, 69,
of Midway, Raleigh County, died Aug. 13, 1986, in a Beckley hospital.
after a long illness. He was disabled. He attended Coal City Church.
of God. Surviving: half sisters, Grace Bailey of Posey, Martha O'Neal
of Lester, Nettie Dangerfield of Beckley and Nancy Clemons of Bolt
Martha, Nettie and Nancy mentioned as half sisters are from John's marriage to Matilda Annie Settle McKinney (1877 - 1911).
Manny Bennett officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial
Park, RS. MARTHA ACORD O'NEAL LESTER _ MRS. MARTHA E. ACORD O'NEAL,
87, of Lester, Raleigh County, formerly of Coal City, died Oct. 20,
1986, in a Beckley hospital after a long illness.
She was a member of Lester Church of God.
Surviving: sons, Acie of Crab Orchard, Paul of Lester, Clarence
of Coal City, Roy of Surveyor; daughters, Ethel Polk of Burbank,.
Calif., Esther Canaday of Lester; sisters, Nettie Dangerfield of Crab
Orchard, Nancy Clemens of Beckley; stepsister, Gracie Bailey of
Saxon; 20 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; five
Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Lester Church of God with the
Rev. DBeckley. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at
Williams-Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Sophia, and one hour prior to
service at the church.