She was born in Greene County Oct. 25, 1920, the daughter of William Henry Mowery, and Clara Belle Cooksey Mowery.
She was employed at RCA in Bloomington, Indiana, and was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Yucca Valley, CA.
She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Hugh Kidwell; second husband, Bill Acord; three brothers, William C. Mowery, James Mowery, and Franklin Mowery; three sisters, Edna Rhoten, Mary Jane Yates, and Martha Summerville; and one son, Raymond Buchanan.
Survivors incude two brothers, Elmer Mowery (Linda) of Worthington and Carroll Mowery (Gloria) of Linton; five sisters, Ina Cardinal (Robert) of Bruceville, Effie Smiley (Bobby), Marcella McDonald (Robert), Ethel McDonald, all of Linton; Carolyn White (Ronald) of Lyons; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday January 27 at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with Rev. Mark Mowery officiating.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. Interment will be in the Rosehill Cemetery in Bloomington.