|Birth: ||Sep. 13, 1901|
|Death: ||May 1, 1960|
Della Cole was a petite woman who loved to laugh and to make others laugh. She was devoted to her husband, Bingham, and to her large extended family. Although she had no children of her own, she was a favorite of her nieces and nephews and their children.
Her death was caused by uncontrolled diabetes.
The death notice was published in the Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, on 3 May 1960, page 9, column 2.
Mrs. Della Cole Rites Tomorrow
Funeral services for Mrs. Della Cole, 58, will be conducted at 10 a.m. tomorrow in the Riverside Chapel of Hardage and Sons Funeral Home, with the Rev. Charles Julian, pastor of the St. Johns Park Baptist Church, officiating. Entombment will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.
Mrs. Cole of 4436 St. Johns Ave. died late Sunday at a hospital following an illness of one week. A native of Fort Wayne, Ind., she had resided in this city for 45 years. She was a member of St. Johns Park Baptist Church.
Surviving are her husband, Bingham P. Cole, eight brothers: D. W. Ake, S. E. Ake, R. C. Ake, and P. E. Ake, all of this city, P. W. Ake, Tampa, Jack Ake of Daytona, F. H. Ake, Oakland, Calif., and F. E. Ake, of Mississippi; and five sisters, Mrs. A. R. Lafaye, and Mrs. Hazel Warren, both of this city, Mrs. S. Anderson, Fort Lauderdale, Mrs. Eva Ruhl of Decatur, Ind., and Mrs. H. M. Woodard of Waycross, Ga.
Note: Cemetery photographs taken and provided by Carol Bierce.
Samuel E Ake (1866 - 1952)
Della Clara McCormick Ake (1868 - 1910)
Bingham Purdom Cole (1894 - 1974)
Preston Everett Ake (1890 - 1991)*
Eva Ruth Ake Ruhl (1891 - 1967)*
Cecile Fern Ake Woodward (1892 - 1973)*
Hazel Rosina-Rosanna Ake Warren (1894 - 1982)*
Floyd Ernest Ake (1895 - 1988)*
Garnet Cora Ake Barwick (1897 - 1987)*
Forrest Holmes Ake (1898 - 1997)*
Ronald Cedric Ake (1900 - 1987)*
Della McCormick Ake Cole (1901 - 1960)
Paige Winton Ake (1902 - 1993)*
Samuel Ellis Ake (1903 - 1978)*
Dorris Wendell Ake (1906 - 1976)*
Verne Violet Ake LaFaye (1908 - 1989)*
Royal Benton Ake (1909 - 1910)*
Jack Milton Ake (1918 - 2004)**
Created by: Patricia R. McCullough
Record added: Jul 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55351013