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Georges Washington Akes
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1878
Decatur County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1921
Decatur County
Iowa, USA

Obituary was received from Ilene Byers Umphress of Des Moines Iowa in 1991.
It reads George W. Akes, son of Mr. and Mrs. H.G. Akes was born April 17, 1878; died at the home of his sister Mrs. Amanda Brown near Van Wert. December 29, 1921; aged 43 years, 8 months and 12 days. He was converted and united with the Palestine Baptist church 23 years ago and lived a devoted Christian life to the end. He leaves to mourn his departure two sister, six brothers and a host of other relatives and friends. His last words were that he loved everybody.
Funeral services were held Sunday.
This was also in the Journal Reporter Jan. 5, 1922 p8. 
Family links: 
  Henry Granville Akes (1852 - 1914)
  Hester Ann Smith Akes (1854 - 1918)
  Amanda Jane Akes Detrick (1876 - 1964)*
  Georges Washington Akes (1878 - 1921)
  William Henry Akes (1882 - 1962)*
  Stephen Ralph Akes (1885 - 1946)*
  Clarence Lewis Akes (1888 - 1978)*
  Homer Leroy Akes (1890 - 1910)*
  Charles M Akes (1890 - 1960)*
  John Lester Akes (1893 - 1973)*
  Bryan Walter Akes (1897 - 1974)*
  Marion Chloie Akes Smith (1903 - 1997)*
*Calculated relationship
Palestine Cemetery
Decatur County
Iowa, USA
Maintained by: Roberta
Originally Created by: Thelma Jane Dorsey
Record added: May 25, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6445360
Georges Washington Akes
Added by: Diane and Don From Iowa
Georges Washington Akes
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 Added: Jun. 12, 2008

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