Mrs. Gracie Marie Irvin Acree of Hermitage Drive, Danville died on Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the age of 89.
Mrs. Acree was born in Halifax County on April 4, 1930 to the late Mr. John Davis Irvin and Mrs. Bettie Harris Irvin. She was married to the late Mr. Alvin Garfield Acree and was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church, Alton.
Mrs. Acree is survived by a devoted niece, Ms. Ida Tuberville of Alton; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Alvin Acree; six sisters, Marie Anna Irvin, Mandy Irvin, Mattie Irvin, Emma Foster, Bertha I. Turberville and Connie Dunn; and five brothers, Elisha Irvin, Charles Irvin, Mark Irvin, William Irvin and George Irvin.
Funeral services for Mrs. Acree will be Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston with the Rev. Harvey Bigelow as eulogist. Burial will follow in New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery.
Public viewing for family and friends will be Wednesday, July 29, 2020, from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.
Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.