A resident of Greenwell Springs, he died on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at his daughter's home. He was 86. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII in the European Theater as a tank driver and infantryman. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at Seale Funeral Home, Denham Springs, beginning at 10:00am. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel at 1:00pm. Burial will follow in Denham Springs Memorial Cemetery. He is survived by his three sons, Sam Achord, Jr., Buddy Achord and Aubrey Achord and wife Darlene Long Achord, daughter, Donna Achord Roppolo and husband Robert, numerous grand children, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Norman and Lillian Achord, his wife Viola Thibodeaux Achord , brothers and sisters. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved to travel and spend time with his family. Please sign the online guestbook at www.sealefuneral.com
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Seale Funeral Service, Inc.
1720 S. Range Ave.
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Published in TheAdvocate.com from Feb. 15 to Feb. 18, 2013