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Joseph Thomas Akers
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1875
Marshall County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1963
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

Veteran of Spanish-American War
161 REGT

Anderson Herald (Anderson, Indiana)
April 12, 1963

Joseph T. Akers, 88, a former glass-blower of the Anderson area, died at 1:40 a.m. Thursday at the Lafayette Soldiers Home. A native of Plymouth, he had worked in Anderson, Middletown, Daleville, Jonesboro, and was well known in this vicinity. He was a veteran of the Spanish-American War.

Survivors include the widow, Grace Parsons Akers; two daughters, Mrs. Beatrix Taylor of Cadiz, and Mrs. Marietta Atwell of Anderson; seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the chapel of the Soldiers Home in Lafayette. 
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  Grace May Parsons Akers (1886 - 1965)*
*Calculated relationship
Indiana Soldiers Home Cemetery
West Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: WW I Area South Central Section Row Y Grave 19
Maintained by: JC
Originally Created by: Debra Birge
Record added: Sep 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41794626
Joseph Thomas Akers
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Joseph Thomas Akers
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- Glenda Barry
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 Added: Apr. 20, 2010
Rest in peaceBorn April 8, 1875Died April 11, 1963
 Added: Apr. 20, 2010
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