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Ida Acker

Wednesday, January 21, 2004

Ida Mae Acker, 67, of St. Francis, Ark., died Monday, Jan. 19, 2004, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Born July 3, 1936, in Harbor Height, Mich., daughter of the late Claud Garland and Mildred Irene Randall Kirkham, she was a homemaker, a member of the First Baptist Church in St. Francis and a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Campbell, Mo.

On Dec. 24, 1963, in Pontiac, Mich., she married Gerald Lee Acker, who preceded her in death on Nov. 8, 1997. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Irene DeLorge.

Survivors include two sisters, Jean Pleasant, of Campbell and Ellen Grossmeyer, of Piggott, Ark.; one brother, Robert Kirkham, of Dallas, Ga. and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, at the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, at the First Baptist Church in St. Francis with the Rev. John Hodges and Bro. Todd officiating.

Burial will follow at the Gravel Hill Cemetery in St. Francis.