Jul. 7, 1937 Mountain Grove Wright County Missouri, USA
Died on a gun accident when he was almost 15 years old. Buried in the Thomas (cemetery), Norwood, Wright, Missouri.
"July 15, 1937: Homer John Akers, Jr., son of Homer J. and Grace Akers, was born Sept. 29, 1922 in Norwood, Mo., where his parents now reside. He departed this life July 7, 1937, at the age of 14 years, 9 months and 8 days. He was converted Dec. 13, 1932 and joined the Christian church in Norwood.
He is survived by his parents, a sister Jean, a brother Billy. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. George O VanNoy, assisted by Rev. William Fox, at the Baptist church in Norwood Saturday afternoon in the presence of a large audience. Interment was in the Thomas Cemetery. The business houses of Norwood were closed during the funeral service."
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Missouri Death Record: Homer J. Akers July 07, 1937 Wright 28666