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 Olive Eva “Doll” <I>Cartwright</I> Akers

Olive Eva “Doll” Cartwright Akers

Musselshell, Musselshell County, Montana, USA
Death 13 Feb 1986 (aged 82)
Lovell, Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA
Burial Lovell, Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA
Memorial ID 39274552 · View Source
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Father: Ezra "Major" Cartwright
Mother: Julia Smithy

Spouse: Cecil Forest Akers

Olive Eva Akers, 82, died Thursday morning, February 13, 1986 in the North Big Horn Nursing Home in Lovell after a long illness. She was born November 5, 1903 in Mussellshell, Montana, the daughter of Ezra "Major" and Julia Smithy Cartwright. She married Cecil Forest Akers April 5, 1924 in Roundup, Montana. They ranched and farmed and ran wild horses in Montana until her husband died in 1957. She moved to the Powell, Wyoming area 20 years ago then moved to the nursing home in Lovell about a year ago. Mrs. Akers helped provide for her sisters and brothers families in addition to raising her own family.

Survivors include one son, Barry Blaine Akers of Deer Lodge, Montana, one daughter, Karen Ann Walthall of Colburn, Idaho, one sister, Margaret Timbermann of Albuquerque, New Mexico, 8 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild.

Funeral services will be Monday, February 17, 1986 at 10:00 a.m. in Haskell Funeral Home in Lovell with Bishop Jack Nicholls officiating. Burial will be in the Lovell Cemetery.

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  • Added: 10 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39274552
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Olive Eva “Doll” Cartwright Akers (5 Nov 1903–13 Feb 1986), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39274552, citing Lovell Cemetery, Lovell, Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA ; Maintained by Lovell Cemetery (contributor 47151672) .