Dec. 2, 1939 Sullivan Sullivan County Indiana, USA
Married to Eli Dix Akers on May 10, 1891. Mother of Jois Ray, Nellie Fern, Alpha Marie, Harold Lee, and Hallie Irene Akers.
Mrs. Ella Akers, Of Near Shelburn, Dies At Hospital
Mrs. Ella May Akers,67 years old, of Shelburn R.R. 3, succumbed at 3:30 a.m. today at the Mary Sherman Hospital.
Survivors are the husband, Eli D.; two sons, Jois of Detroit, Mich., and Harold of Sullivan R.R. 3; two daughters, Mrs. Sam Graves of Shelburn, and Mrs. Lester Baker of Sullivan R.R., and three sisters, Mrs. Anna Wilson of Sullivan R.R., and Mrs. Simon Scott and Mrs. Hazel Kirk, of Sullivan.
The body was taken to the McHugh Funeral Home where it will lie in state until Monday afternoon at two o'clock at which time funeral services will be at Palmers Prairie Church, with burial in the adjoining cemetery.