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Raymond Wesley Akers
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1903
Carroll County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1969
Galax
Galax City
Virginia, USA

Galax Gazette, Tuesday, Marc 25, 1969 Page 4A
Raymond W. Alters
WOODLAWN — Funeral services for Raymond W. Akers, 65, who was fatally injured in a traffic accident on Highway 58 between Hills­ville and Galax Tuesday, March 18, 1969, were con­ducted at Coulson Church at the Brethren Friday at 2 p.m.
by the Rev. Donald O. Clay.
Interment was in the Mabe Cemetery.
The body was moved from Vaughan-Guym-McGrady Fu­neral Home, Hillsville, to the church one hour before the services. (Survivors' names were listed in the March 20 Ga­zette.)
Mr. Akers was born in Carroll County Sept. 16, 1903, to John W. Akers and Eugenia Myers Akers.

Galax Gazette, Thursday, March 20, 1969 Page 1
Akers is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ada Mabe Akers; three daughters, Mrs. Pete Banes, Salem; Mrs. Clyde Burcham, Woodlawn, and Mrs. Luther Burnett, Max Meadows; one son, Carl Akers, Chicago, Ill.; two brothers, Roscoe Akers, Hlllsville, and Robert Akers, Detroit, Mich.; one sister, Mrs. Sanders Burcham, Hllls­ville; 11 grandchildren and one
great-granddaughter. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wesley Akers (1875 - 1955)
  Ninevah Eugenia Myers Akers (1875 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Ada Florence Mabe Akers (1903 - 1993)
 
 Children:
  Carrie Agnes Akers Eanes (1924 - 2007)*
  Necie Ellen Akers Burnett (1928 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ila Pearl Akers Griffin (1899 - 1925)*
  Jessie May Akers Burcham (1901 - 2002)*
  Raymond Wesley Akers (1903 - 1969)
  Roscoe Allen Akers (1911 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mabe Family Cemetery
Carroll County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Beth Robinette
Record added: Aug 19, 2011
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