|Birth: ||Sep. 17, 1901|
|Death: ||Apr. 2, 1999|
AKERS, Augusta Henrietta TEEMAN
b: Sep 17 1901, near Montrose, Henry Co, MO
d: Apr 2 1999, Carmen, Alfalfa Co, OK
bur: Apr 5 1999 Aline Star Cemetery, Carmen, Alfalfa Co, OK
Carmen, Oklahoma - The funeral for Augusta Henrietta (Teeman) Akers, age 97, will be Monday April 5th in the chapel of Wentworth Mortuary in Carmen. Burial will be in the Aline Star Cemetery. She was born September 17, 1901, near Montrose in Henry County, Mo. to Robert Henry and Elizabeth (Dahlman) Teeman and died Friday, April 2, 1999.
On January 7, 1921, she married Elver C. Akers, in Corpus Christi, Texas. Together, they homesteaded a claim of 320 acres near Deora, Colo. where two of their children were born.
They returned to Northwest Oklahoma in 1927 and farmed in Cleo Springs and Dacoma areas before settling on their farm east of Aline in 1942.
They moved to the Carmen Rest Home in 1984.
She was an active member in the Free Methodist and Nazarene churches where she taught Sunday school classes and played piano for services for many years. She was an active participant in daily chapel services at the Carmen Home during her 15 years of residency there.
Surviving are one son, Lonnie Akers of Salina, Kans.; one daughter, Venetia Jorgensen of Oklahoma City; one sister, Leona Boone of the Carmen Home; 13 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elver, by two sons, Chad and Wally, and by one brother, Richard R. Teeman.
She was truly a pioneer woman who leaves an unforgettable legacy of strength, faith and love as inspiration to her family and friends.
Elver Childers Akers (1895 - 1988)
Created by: Alice P.
Record added: Oct 03, 2009
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