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 Hudson Elmer “Hud” Akers

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Hudson Elmer “Hud” Akers

  • Birth 10 Apr 1880 Sullivan County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 21 Mar 1967 Sullivan, Sullivan County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Sullivan, Sullivan County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 29753114

Son of George Marion Akers and Mary E. (Hopewell) Akers.

Married to Minnie M. (Johnson) Akers on December 20, 1902.

Married to Estella May "Stella" (Inman) Lemons Dix Akers on October 6, 1909. Father of James Louis and Melvin Eugene Akers. Widowed on August 24, 1916.

Married to Nellie (Thomas) Akers on November 13, 1917. Widowed on November 20, 1917.

Married to Ruth (Cohoon) Skinner Akers on October 29, 1921. Divorced.

Married (2nd time) to Ruth (Cohoon) Skinner Akers Dudley Akers on January 14, 1924.

Married to Irene "Rena" (Etchason) Akers.


Elmer Akers, 86, Dies At Hospital

Elmer "Hud" Akers, 86, of Dorothy Street, died at 11:30 a.m. today at Mary Sherman Hospital, following an extended ilness.

Surviving are a son, James Akers, Terre Haute; a brother, Lex, of Sullivan R 5; several nieces and nephews.

The body was taken to the Alexander Funeral Home where arrangments are pending.


Services Thursday For Elmer Akers

Services for Elmer "Hud" Akers, 86, of East Dorothy Street, who died Tuesday at Mary Sherman Hospital, will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Alexander Funeral Home.

The Rev. Willis Ross will officiate, with burial in Good Hope Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home.


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  • Added: 12 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29753114
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Hudson Elmer “Hud” Akers (10 Apr 1880–21 Mar 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29753114, citing Good Hope Cemetery, Sullivan, Sullivan County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Big Sam & Little Sam (contributor 46831326) .