|Birth: ||May 4, 1879|
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 1976|
Services For Edith Akers
Funeral services for Edith May Akers, 97, a former resident of Mojave, were held at the Halley-Olson Funeral Chapel in Lancaster on Nov. 1.
Mrs. Akers was born May 4, 1879, in Newport, Kentucky, and passed away on Oct. 28 in a Lancaster convalescent hospital. She lived in Mojave from 1969 to 1971, and then lived in Baldwin Park for a year before becoming a resident of the convalescent hospital. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Mojave.
She is survived by a daughter, Thelma M. Welch of Mojave; two sisters, Geraldine Boyle, Kansas City, Mo., and Kattie Sanders, Whittier; five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
Rev. Earl Jones of Palmdale officiated at the 2:00 p.m. services, with interment following at Joshua Memorial Park in Lancaster.
Courtesy The Mojave Desert News
Mojave and California City, Kern County, CA
11/4/1976 page 1
Posted by the East Kern Genealogical Society
Joshua Memorial Park
Los Angeles County
Plot: Tea Rose 63B
Created by: Diana Satterfield
Record added: Sep 03, 2006
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