RUSSELL LOUIS ACORD, JR.
Russell Louis Acord Jr., 73, of Summersville, WV
passed away Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Summersville
Extended Care Facility. Born November 7, 1942 at Mullens,
WV, he was a son of the late Russell Sr. and Gladys
Cochran Acord. He was also preceded in death by one
son, Russell Trenton Acord and by one brother, Roger
He was a retired machinist with Ashland Oil and
Refinery, an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War, a former
military policeman and he was a Christian.
Survivors include one daughter, Stefanie Acord of
Huntington; two sisters, Pam and her husband, Butch
Painter and Sue and her husband, Carroll Dorsey, both of
Summersville; his special nurse, Debra Bare; five
grandchildren, Dalton, Chelsie, Ashley, Trenton and Ivan;
one great grandchild, RaeLynne. He is dearly loved by his
nieces and nephews and a host of other family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday,
January 21, 2016 at the White Funeral Home at
Summersville with Pastor Larry Gawthrop officiating.
Interment will follow in the Dotson-Simpson Memorial
Cemetery at Keslers Cross Lanes.
Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to
the service time.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.