|Birth: ||Sep. 12, 1885|
|Death: ||Aug. 4, 1911|
Journal Reporter Aug. 10, 1911 p.10. obituary; Delphia Mabel Hines was born
Sept 13, 1885, died at her home near Leon, Aug. 4, 1911, at the age of 25
years, 10 months and 8 days. Deceased was married to Mr. Clarence Akes in
1896. To this union two children were born, Sarah Marie, four years old and an
infant who preceeded its mother to the the better world only six days. Mrs.
Akes was born near Weldon, Iowa, and reared to womanhood in Leon. At the age
of ten years she was converted to Christianity in the M. E. church at Clio.
She bore the reputation of being a splendid neighbor and a good woman. She
leaves to mourn her departure a mother, three sisters, and one brother, besided
the husband and little girl mentioned above and a large circle of neighbors and
friends. Realizing from the very beginning that she could not get well, she
made suggestions concerning the care of her little daughter whom she loved as
only a mother can. The funeral services were conducted at the Christian church
in Leon by the pastor, Rev. J. Coffin, Sunday afternoon at three o'clock in the
presence of a large audience of sympathizing friends and relatives. The
remains were laid to rest in the Leon Cemetery
Her parents were William Martin Hinds and Annabelle Wallace.
Annabelle Wallace Hatfield (1863 - 1936)
Clarence Lewis Akes (1888 - 1978)
Sarah Marie Akes Russell (1907 - 2001)*
Gerald Akes (1911 - 1911)*
Created by: Roberta
Record added: Jul 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54710011
Sharon R. Becker
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