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 Lex Alva Akers

Lex Alva Akers

Birth
Sullivan County, Indiana, USA
Death 8 Dec 1988 (aged 93)
Sullivan, Sullivan County, Indiana, USA
Burial Shelburn, Sullivan County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 29753033 · View Source
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Son of George Marion Akers and Mary E. (Hopewell) Akers.

Married to Elizabeth May "Lizzie" (McCammon) Akers on August 10, 1912. Father of Alma, Roy Alva, Mary J., Clarence Edward, Dorothy Maxine, Mildred E., Lex Jr., Walter Homer and Ralph Eugene Akers.

OBITUARY:

Lex Akers

Lex Akers, 93, Sullivan, died at 1:10 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, 1988, at Miller's Merry Manor.

He was born Jan. 5, 1895, in Sullivan County, to George and Mary Hopewell Akers. He was a retired coal miner.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lizzie May Akers, who died in 1969.

Survivors include three daughters, Mary Akers, Dorothy Wall and Mildred Walters, all of Sullivan; three sons, Walter Akers and Clarence Akers, both of Gary, and Lex Akers, Jr., Shelburn; 28 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; and 26 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Alexander Funeral Home with the Rev. Willis Ross officiating. Burial is in Little Flock Cemetery. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Saturday.

~*~ I ONLY LIST FAMILY MEMBERS. ~*~



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  • Created by: Big Sam & Little Sam
  • Added: 12 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29753033
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lex Alva Akers (5 Jan 1895–8 Dec 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29753033, citing Little Flock Cemetery, Shelburn, Sullivan County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Big Sam & Little Sam (contributor 46831326) .