|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1881|
|Death: ||Nov. 25, 1974|
Daughter of Thomas W. and Louisa Catherine (Childress) Akers.
Born in Freeman, MO.
Married Henry Christopher Blazer, Sr. Sep 28, 1904 in Harrisonville, MO.
Double stone with Henry C. Blazer.
MRS. MARY ANN BLAZER
Mrs. Mary Ann Blazer died Monday, Nov. 25, at her home in Garden City. She was 93 years old. She was born near Freeman on Feb 13, 1881, the daughter of Thomas W. and Louisa Katherine Akers. She was educated at the Bills Country school near her childhood home.
She was married to Henry C. Blazer on Sept. 28, 1904, and the couple lived on a farm near Harrisonville. They were the parents of four children, Wilma Blazer of the home, Erma F. Smith, Garden City, Henry C. Blazer, Jr., Huntington Beach, Calif, and a daughter, Alberta May, who died in infancy.
She was a member of the Harrisonville Christian Church.
Preceding in death by her husband, parents, four brothers, five sisters and a granddaughter, Lois Marie Smith, she is survived by her three children, five grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Friday, Nov. 29, at the Christian Church in Garden City under the direction of the Runnenburger Funeral Home. Burial was at the Freeman cemetery.
--published Nov. 1974, Pleasant Hill Tribune
Note: Runnerburger funeral records and obit gives Freeman Cemetery as place of burial. No stone was found in Freeman. It is not known if Mary and her husband were moved to Orient Cem., or if the notations of a burial at Freeman were in error.
Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002
Name: H C Blazer
Marriage Date: 28 Sep 1904
Marriage Location: Harrisonville, Cass, MO
Spouse Name: May Akers
Thomas Washington Akers (1849 - 1943)
Louisa Catherine Childers Akers (1856 - 1933)
Henry Christopher Blazer (1873 - 1947)
Alberta May Blazer (1905 - 1905)*
Wilma Akers Blazer (1906 - 1996)*
Henry Christopher Blazer (1920 - 1999)*
Noah W Akers (1874 - 1919)*
James Harvey Akers (1875 - 1960)*
Mildred Catherine Akers Ramsey (1877 - 1906)*
Sallie Akers DeGroat (1878 - 1962)*
Mary Ann Akers Blazer (1881 - 1974)
Charles C Akers (1885 - 1964)*
Thomas Raymond Akers (1890 - 1964)*
Addie B Akers (1891 - 1969)*
Infant Son Akers (1894 - 1894)*
Plot: R1, AA4
Created by: LaDon Brennan
Record added: Nov 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23144171