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Roy Lee Akers
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1947
Pike County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 20, 1980
Calhoun County
Illinois, USA

JASON LEE & ROY LEE AKERS - Funeral services for Roy Lee Akers and his two-year-old son, Jason Lee, of Pearl were held at 1:30.p.m. Tuesday in Hanks Funeral Home at Pearl with Brother Wilson Ramsey officiating. Burial was in Crescent Heights cemetery, Pleasant Hill. Mr. Akers and his son were drowned Friday night when their car rolled into the Illinois river at the Kampsville ferry landing. Mr. Akers' wife Teresa managed to jump from the car before it reached the water. Born Oct. 7, 1947 in Pittsfield, Roy Lee Akers was a son of Benjamin Francis Akers of Pearl and Mary Elizabeth Stone Neese of Nebo, who survive. He married Teresa Plopper and she survives. Jason Lee Akers was born March 15, 1978 at Illini Hospital.
Family links: 
  Benjamin Francis Akers (1924 - 1982)
  Mary Elizabeth Stone Neese (1924 - 1995)
  Jason Lee Akers (1978 - 1980)*
  Roy Lee Akers (1947 - 1980)
  Donald Ray Akers (1950 - 1950)*
  Linda Kaye Akers (1954 - 1954)*
  Randy Gene Akers (1955 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Crescent Heights Cemetery
Pleasant Hill
Pike County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Kathy Robinson
Record added: Oct 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98335589
Roy Lee Akers
Added by: Kathy Robinson
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