Chester Arthur Akers

Chester Arthur Akers

Taylor County, Iowa, USA
Death 2 Jun 1968 (aged 82)
Leon, Decatur County, Iowa, USA
Burial Gravity, Taylor County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 29762960 · View Source
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Thursday June 6, 1968

Chester Akers Died Sunday

Chester Akers, 82, died at the hospital in Leon, Sunday morning. He had been in a nursing home there for some time.

Mr. Akers formerly farmed near Gravity but in recent years has lived on acreage in the south part of Lenox. Mrs. Akers [Eva May Kirby] died about two years ago.

Survivors include three sons, Marvin of Leon, Melvin of Benton and Harold of Gravity, two daughters, Arlene of Clarinda and Mildred Hammill of California. Lawrence Kirby of Lenox is a brother-in-law.

Funeral services were conducted at the Shum funeral home in Bedford at 2 p. m. Wednesday with burial at Gravity.

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  • Added: 12 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29762960
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Chester Arthur Akers (30 Jun 1885–2 Jun 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29762960, citing Washington Cemetery, Gravity, Taylor County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Uncloudy_Day (contributor 47005604) .