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Isom Alexander "Alex" Eakins
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Birth: May 5, 1886
Gordonville
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1949
Cape Girardeau
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA

The Southeast Missourian, Cape Girardeau MO; Aug. 26, 1949 page 10

Alex Eakins, 63 years old, died of a heart ailment at a hospital here last midnight after becoming suddenly ill while at work Thursday afternoon.
Mr. Eakins, a dragline operator for the Little River Drainage District, was at work with his machine on a project near Randles when he was stricken. He had been employed by the drainage district for two years. Earlier he worked for other companies.
Born May 5, 1886, at Gordonville, Mr. Eakins moved to Whitewater when he was 15 years old. He and Miss Daisy Devore were married in 1911, and at various times resided in both Whitewater and Cape Girardeau.
Isom Alexander Eakins is survived by his wife; a daughter, Mrs. W. C. Miller of Memphis, Tenn.; a grandson; two brothers, Walter Eakins of Whitewater and W. F. Eakins of Jackson, and a sister, Mrs. Lee Devore of Whitewater.
The body will remain at the Brinkopf-Howell Funeral Home until noon Sunday when it will be taken to the Baptist Church at Delta where Rev. R. N. Hackley will have charge of services at 2 o'clock. Burial will be in Thompson Cemetery near Gordonville. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Eakins (1858 - 1920)
  Mary Elizabeth Strong Eakins (1855 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Daisy Myrtle DeVore Eakins (1888 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elsie Kinder O'Neal (1875 - 1937)**
  George Kinder (1877 - 1946)**
  Luther K. "Charte" Kinder (1879 - 1906)**
  Isom Alexander Eakins (1886 - 1949)
  William F. Eakins (1890 - 1973)*
  Walter Scott Eakins (1892 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Thompson Cemetery
Gordonville
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Row 4
 
Created by: brenda joyce
Record added: Sep 18, 2009
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Isom Alexander Alex Eakins
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