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James Orval Akers
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1915
Blairstown
Henry County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 3, 1994
Clinton
Henry County
Missouri, USA

79Y
Known as Orval

Son of Mary Ellen Akers, who was unmarried. James told his dau that his father was Ralph Stone (source Reagan (Akers) FT/Ancestry.) James age 15 was in household of his maternal grandparents, Edward and Mary Alice (Pyle) Akers in 1930 census, Henry Co, and he was generally assumed to be their son.

m: Georgia Erma Hayes, Dec. 19 1939
ch:
-Mary Caroline 1940-1981/TX m: Dale Preston Redford and Edgar Blanton.
-Susan (m: Reagan)
-James "Butch"

AKERS, James Orval
b: Apr 10 1915, Blairstown, Henry Co, MO
d: Sep 3 1994, Clinton, Henry Co, MO
bur: Clinton Memory Garden Cemetery, Fields Creek Twp, Henry Co, MO
Daily Democrat, Clinton MO - James Orval Akers was born April 10, 1915, in Blairstown. He died Saturday, September 3, 1994, at his home in Clinton at the age of 79. He was married to Georgia E. Hayes. He was a farmer and had worked for the Zenith Fireworks Plant in Clinton for 19 years. He was a member of the Corinth Baptist Church near Norris. He is survived by his wife, Georgia, of the home; one daughter, Susie Reagan of Springfield; one son, James E. "Butch" Akers of George West, Texas; seven grandchildren and 17 step-grandchildren. Graveside services were Tuesday, September 6, at Clinton Memory Gardens Cemetery.

(orbit from Henry Co. website, used with permission.) 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Ellen Akers Burk (1892 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Georgia Erma Hayes Akers (1919 - 1995)
 
 Siblings:
  James Orval Akers (1915 - 1994)
  Jesse Marrion Burk (1919 - 1973)*
  Joseph L. Burk (1921 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Clinton Memory Gardens
Clinton
Henry County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: LaDon Brennan
Record added: Jan 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64497106
James Orval Akers
Added by: Fred Bradley
 
James Orval Akers
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Family forever, with love
- Dianne McFerran
 Added: Dec. 19, 2012
 
 
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