Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ackermans in:
 • Harmony Cemetery
 • Andrews
 • Williamsburg County
 • South Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Major Lee Ackerman, Sr
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 16, 1889
Williamsburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 17, 1954
Lancaster
Lancaster County
South Carolina, USA

Lancaster, Dec. 18

Major Lee Ackerman, 65, died while at work at the Springs Cotton Mill here yesterday (December 17, 1954).

Funeral services will be held at 11:15 a.m. tomorrow at the Spring Dale Baptist Church here, with the Rev. B. A. Davis, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at 4 p.m. tomorrow at Harmony Church near Andrews. Cauthen Funeral Home of Lancaster is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Ackerman was born in Williamsburg County, son of the late Robert and Argent Rowell Ackerman, on June 16, 1880 (sic). He was a textile worker all his life.

Survivors include the widow, Mrs. Rhoda Norton Ackerman of the home; seven sons, Robert Ackerman of Rock Hill, Thomas Ackerman of Spartanburg, Leonard Ackerman, Lee Ackerman Jr., Ted Ackerman, and Jimmy Ackerman, all of Lancaster, Kenneth Ackerman, stationed in the Philippine Islands with the U. S. Navy; four daughters, Mrs. Robert Sherrill, Mrs. Buster Hegler, Mrs. Robert Millen, and Miss Joan Ackerman, all of Lancaster; 22 grandchildren; one brother, Ervin Ackerman of Andrews; and one sister, Mrs. Sulie Cooper of Andrews.

Nephews from Andrews will be pallbearers.

The News and Courier, Sunday, Dec 19, 1954.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert A Ackerman (1842 - 1926)
  Argent M Rowell Ackerman (1847 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Rhoda Norton Ackerman (1897 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Norton Ackerman (____ - 2011)*
  Leonard O. Ackerman (1918 - 1992)*
  Hazel Ackerman Hegler (1920 - 2013)*
  Infant Daughter Ackerman (1922 - 1922)*
  Lee Major Ackerman (1923 - 1992)*
  James Ackerman (1930 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Hinson Ackerman (1877 - 1954)*
  Edward Beaufort Ackerman (1880 - 1934)*
  Ervin Nathaniel Ackerman (1883 - 1955)*
  Major Lee Ackerman (1889 - 1954)
  Army Dewey Ackerman (1893 - 1946)*
  Sullie Elizabeth Ackerman Cooper (1894 - 1961)*
  May Bell Ackerman Blakely (1900 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
M. Lee Ackerman
 
Burial:
Harmony Cemetery
Andrews
Williamsburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Roger Lambert
Record added: Jan 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63818983
Major Lee Ackerman, Sr
Added by: Warren
 
Major Lee Ackerman, Sr
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Jim Hepler
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 26, 2013

- Susan-HCBAR Historic Cemetery Preservation-SRP
 Added: Oct. 27, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service