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Zillah Mae Watson Akeman
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Birth: May 15, 1863
Midway
Boone County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1950
Centralia
Boone County
Missouri, USA

Obit in the Thursday, January 5, 1950 Moberly Monitor Index. Transcribed as written.

--Dies at Centralia After Hip Fracture--Centralia, MO Jan 5 -- Mrs Zillah Akeman, 86, died at 5 o'clock this morning at the Hulen Nursing Home after an illness of several weeks following a hip fracture. She was taken to the nursing home last Friday. Mrs. Akeman lived a number of years on a farm one mile north of here with her son, Brown Akeman. She left there when the farm was sold to live with a daughter Mrs. Shannon Palmer of Columbia. The former Miss Zillah Watson, she was born near Midway in Boone County May 15, 1863. Besides her son, who lives at Sturgeon, and Mrs. Palmer, she is survived by another daughter, Mrs. W. B. Elley, Hot Springs, S. D. and by seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Her husband, G. N. Akeman, died 30 years ago. The body will remain at the Ballew Funeral Home here until funeral services at 2 o'clock Friday afternoon in the Parker Funeral Home in Columbia to be conducted by the Rev. Mr. Shepherd, pastor of the Columbia Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Columbia Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lysander C Watson (1825 - 1911)
  Orlena Ann Watson (1832 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  George Newton Akeman (1863 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Brown Lee Akeman (1885 - 1961)*
  Lena Maude Akeman Elley (1888 - 1969)*
  Alma Gertrude Akeman Palmer (1894 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wallace Watson (1851 - 1929)*
  Mary Alice Watson (1857 - 1858)*
  Zillah Mae Watson Akeman (1863 - 1950)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Columbia Cemetery
Columbia
Boone County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 31
 
Created by: Ronald Kanatzar
Record added: Mar 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50045869
Zillah Mae <i>Watson</i> Akeman
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Zillah Mae <i>Watson</i> Akeman
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- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014

- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014
 
 
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