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Leona Akers Rush
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1891
Huntingdale
Henry County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1938
Chilhowee
Johnson County
Missouri, USA

Note: The year of death is incorrect on Leona's headstone.

Leona was the daughter of George Washington Akers (18651920) and Mary Elizabeth (Osburn) Akers (18741965).

Her siblings were:
Susan E Akers Lett (18961947)
Lillie Mae Akers (18981977)
George W Akers Jr (19011967)
Christopher "Lauris" Akers (19041920)
Harriet "Francis" Akers Armstrong (19061984)
Elbert Akers (19101987)
Richard C Akers (19141937)
Ruby Ruth Akers Moretine Stoneking (19161981)

On August 28, 1909, in Clinton, Missouri, she married Jattie Morgan Rush. They had 13 children, 9 of whom grew to adulthood.

Leona died from a stroke at the age of 47.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Washington Akers (1865 - 1920)
  Mary Elizabeth Osburn Akers (1874 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  Jattie Morgan Rush (1892 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Frances Rush Roof (1910 - 1978)*
  Susan Morgan Rush Mullens (1912 - 1958)*
  George Webster Rush (1914 - 1994)*
  Edna Rush (1916 - ____)*
  Lucy May Rush Burgess (1917 - 1984)*
  Georgie Lee Carney Rush (1918 - 1918)*
  Wilma Charlott Rush (1919 - 1920)*
  Ruth Pearl Rush Miller (1922 - 1994)*
  John Muriel Rush (1922 - 1988)*
  Joseph Edward Rush (1924 - 1924)*
  Josephine Rush Greenfield (1924 - 2001)*
  Letha Lorraine Rush Datweiler (1925 - 1988)*
  Lela Pauline Rush Brokofsky (1930 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leona Akers Rush (1891 - 1938)
  Susan E. Akers Lett (1896 - 1947)*
  George Akers (1901 - 1967)*
  Christopher Laurus Akers (1904 - 1920)*
  Harriett Francis Akers (1906 - 1984)*
  Elbert Akers (1908 - 1987)*
  Richard Akers (1913 - 1937)*
  Ruby Ruth Akers Stoneking (1916 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chilhowee Cemetery
Chilhowee
Johnson County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Shani Miller
Originally Created by: Donna Gamblin
Record added: Mar 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34349077
Leona <i>Akers</i> Rush
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Leona <i>Akers</i> Rush
Added by: Audrey Durand
 
Leona <i>Akers</i> Rush
Added by: Shani Miller
 
 
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- Bob
 Added: Aug. 13, 2015
Rest in peace,
- Dianne McFerran
 Added: Oct. 5, 2013

- Audrey Durand
 Added: Oct. 6, 2012
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