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Lois Marie Ruebush Acker
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1929
Luna County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 2014

Lois Marie (Ruebush) Acker, 85, of Las Cruces and formerly of Deming, died on January 31, 2014 at Sagecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on January 9, 1929 in Deming to Samuel Roy Ruebush and Bertha Myrtle Bryant. Lois was recognized by the Pillsbury Company as one of the ten best cooks in New Mexico. In 1964 she entered the Pillsbury Bake-Off and won a trip to Miami Beach with her recipe for Mexicali Meat Pie. In 1971 she again entered the Pillsbury Bake-Off and won a trip to Hawaii with her recipe for Bar-B-Quick Sticks. While living in Deming she sold Avon and Fuller Brush products. For several years she worked as a bookkeeper at Deming Ladies Hospital and at the Western Furniture store. She also was a member of Epsilon Sigma Alpha, a philanthropic organization. In 1990 Lois and her husband moved to Las Cruces. She is survived by her son, grandson, granddaughter, and brother. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Rex Acker, and one son, Brady Acker.

Full obituary published in Las Cruces Sun-News on February 6, 2014
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  Rex Stanley Acker (1922 - 2011)
  Brady Wayne Acker (____ - 1979)*
*Calculated relationship
Mountain View Cemetery
Luna County
New Mexico, USA
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Record added: Feb 18, 2014
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Lois Marie <i>Ruebush</i> Acker
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Lois Marie <i>Ruebush</i> Acker
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 Added: Feb. 18, 2014

- Rest in peace
 Added: Feb. 18, 2014

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