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Nancy Maye Akers Barnes
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Birth: May 7, 1884
Fulton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 1963
New Enterprise
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA

From the Bedford, PA: The Bedford Gazette, issue of Monday, 16 September 1963, p. 8, col. 5:

Mrs. N. Maye Barnes

Mrs. N. Maye Barnes of New Enterprise, R.D., died Sept. 13, 1963, in Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring.

She was born May 7, 1884, near Akersville, Fulton County, a daughter of the late George W. and Rebecca (Hanks) Akers. On March 30, 1907, she was united in marriage to Dossie Barnes who preceded her in death in 1950. She is survived by the following children: Roy N., Brooks Mills; Alfred N., of New Enterprise R.D., with whom she made her home; Clarence A., Los Angeles, Calif.; Mrs. E. Blanche Rose of New Paris; Elden G., Mrs. Bertha R. Snider, both of Johnstown; Sherman D., State College, V. Merle, East Freedom, and Elmer H., New Enterprise R.D. Two children preceded her in death. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. Goldie Wagner of Arcadia, Calif.

Mrs. Barnes was a member of Pine Grove Christian Church.

Funeral services: Monday, Sept. 16, at 2 p.m. from the Pine Grove Christian Church, the Rev. Dorsey I. Pepple officiating. Interment in the church cemetery.

Friends are being received at the Stewart Funeral Home, Everett.
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From the Bedford, PA: Bedford Gazette, issue of Friday, 24 March 1950, p. 9, col. 6:

Couple Observes 43rd Wedding Anniversary

The home of Mr. and Mrs. Dossie Barnes was the scene of a family gathering Sunday, March 19, in honor of Mr. Barnes' 70th birthday anniversary March 22, and Mr. and Mrs. Barnes' 43rd wedding anniversary, which falls on March 30. A turkey dinner was served to the following:

Mr. and Mrs. Dossie Barnes and son Alfred, Roy Barnes and daughter Nell Louise, of Loysburg; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Snider and Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Barnes, of Johnstown, Mrs. Blanche Rose and three children, of New Paris, Mr. and Mrs. Elden Barnes and two children, of Loysburg, Mr. and Mrs. Merle Barnes and two children, of Bakers Summit, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Barnes and son, of New Enterprise.

One son Clarence, of Santa Monica, Calif., was not present. Anniversary greetings were extended Mr. and Mrs. Barnes, with the hope that they would enjoy many more.
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On March 30, 1907, Dossie Barnes married Nancy Maye Akers, born on May, 7 1884, in Brush Creek Valley, Fulton Co. PA. They had the following children:

1. Roy Nathan BARNES b: 28 SEP 1907 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
2. Alfred Nelson BARNES b: 14 SEP 1909 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
3. Clarence Akers BARNES b: 26 DEC 1911 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
4. Elva Blanche BARNES b: 6 MAR 1914 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
5. Elden Guy BARNES b: 3 MAR 1916 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
6. Jason Grant BARNES b: 18 MAY 1920 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
7. Sherman Dossie BARNES b: 26 APR 1922 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
8. Victor Merle BARNES b: 5 MAR 1924 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
9. Emma Mildred BARNES b: 10 SEP 1926 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
10. Elmer Harry BARNES b: 3 JUL 1929 in Piney Creek, Mann Twp. Bedford Co. PA
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 Parents:
  George Washington Akers (1847 - 1914)
  Rebecca Hanks Akers (1849 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Dossie Barnes (1880 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Roy Nathan Barnes (1907 - 1975)*
  Alfred Nelson Barnes (1909 - 1975)*
  Clarence Akers Barnes (1911 - 1969)*
  Elva Blanche Barnes Bowser (1914 - 1978)*
  Elden Guy Barnes (1916 - 2008)*
  Bertha R. Barnes Snider (1918 - 2011)*
  Jason Grant Barnes (1920 - 1934)*
  Sherman Dossie Barnes (1922 - 1971)*
  Victor Merle Barnes (1924 - 2000)*
  Emma Mildred Barnes (1926 - 1929)*
  Elmer Harry Barnes (1929 - 2002)*
 
 Sibling:
  Nancy Maye Akers Barnes (1884 - 1963)
  Vaughn Homer Akers (1891 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
BARNES
N. MAYE AKERS
MAY 7, 1884
SEPT. 13, 1963
DOSSIE
MAR. 22, 1880
AUG. 7, 1950
 
Burial:
Pinegrove Christian Church Cemetery
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Michael S. Caldwell
Originally Created by: graver
Record added: Jun 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54114841
Nancy Maye <i>Akers</i> Barnes
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
Nancy Maye <i>Akers</i> Barnes
Added by: Michael S. Caldwell
 
 
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- Daryl & Barbara (Biggs) Mallett
 Added: Mar. 8, 2013
In honor of my great-grandma. I wish I had known you. Thank you for recording the family's history and genealogy -- I am preserving all your records and think you would be proud!
- Michael S. Caldwell
 Added: Dec. 3, 2010

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 25, 2010
 
 
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