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Mary Elizabeth Duncan Akers
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1912
Floyd County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1994
Blacksburg
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA

Mary Duncan Akers, 82, of Blacksburg, died Thursday, December 15, 1994, at Montgomery Regional Hospital. Mrs. Akers was born in Floyd on October 30, 1912, a daughter of the late Beauford and Ida Belle Reed Duncan. She was preceded in death by three sons, Alva Akers, Lawrence Akers and an infant son. Survivors include her husband, Edgar W. Akers; four daughters and sons-in-law, Erma and Linwood White and Loula and Cecil Broce all of Blacksburg, Betty and Larry Thomas, Floyd, and Alice and Paul Nixon, Troutville; two daughters-in-law, Mary Kegley, Blacksburg and Sarah Sue Akers, Hopwell; six brothers, Elbert Duncan and J. T. Duncan both of Chrisitansburg, Elisha Duncan, Willis, Harry Duncan, Riner, David Duncan, Roanoke and Ernest Duncan, Blacksburg; 12 granchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, December 18, 1994, at McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Doug Price officiating. Interment will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, c/o Mrs. Betty Basham, 200 Evans Street, Christiansburg, VA 24073 or Blacksburg Rescue Sqaud, 200 Progress Street, N.E., Blacksburg, VA 24060. The family will receive friends Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

[Mary Duncan Akers obituary published in the Roanoke Times, Roanoke, VA, Dec. 17, 1994, and in the Radford News, Radford, VA, Dec. 18, 1994, page 2A] 
 
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 Parents:
  Beauford David Duncan (1884 - 1972)
  Ida Bell Reed Duncan (1883 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Edgar Washington Akers (1906 - 1999)*
 
 Children:
  Alvie Washington Akers (1930 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eddie V. Duncan (1900 - 1909)*
  Mary Elizabeth Duncan Akers (1912 - 1994)
  Harry William Duncan (1915 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Christiansburg
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 37.16801, -80.42276
 
Created by: donbraffitt
Record added: May 30, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111464319
Mary Elizabeth <i>Duncan</i> Akers
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Duncan</i> Akers
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In Memoriam and from The Brannon Family Tree
- Lloyd Paul Brannon, II
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