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 Ethel N <I>Jeffries</I> Akers

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Ethel N Jeffries Akers

  • Birth 26 Apr 1922 Frenchton, Upshur County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 2 Apr 2008 Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA
  • Burial South Point, Lawrence County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 78672846

ETHEL N. AKERS, 85, of Chesapeake, Ohio went to be with the Lord on April 2, 2008 at the Emogene Dolen Jones Hospice House of Huntington. Ethel was born April 26, 1922 in Frenchton, WV, a daughter of the late John and Gertie Heavner Jeffries.

She also was preceded in death by
her loving husband Cecil Akers Jr.,
five sisters and seven brothers.

She was a homemaker and a former employee of the Huntington Dress Factory. She and Cecil were devoted members of Big Branch United Methodist Church. Ethel or 'Maw Maw'as she was affectionately known by her family was a quiet, gentle, loving person and a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will be sorely missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by
two daughters and sons-in-law Judy and Joe Thibodeaux of Pensacola, Fla, and Janie and Ron Keeney of Chesapeake;
three grandchildren Jason (Shawna) Keeney of Newark, Ohio, Angie (Steven) Reynolds of Chesapeake, and Brent (Anna) Keeney of Pensacola;
six great-grandchildren, Breanna and Chance Keeney of Pensacola, Sydney and Samuel Keeney of Newark, and Olivia and Riley Reynolds of Chesapeake;
one sister Grace Canterbury of Chesapeake;
a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was conducted at Hall Funeral Home by Pastor Leo Edwards. Burial was in Highland Memorial Gardens, South Point, Ohio.





  • Created by: Bernice
  • Added: 18 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 78672846
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ethel N Jeffries Akers (26 Apr 1922–2 Apr 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 78672846, citing Highland Memorial Gardens, South Point, Lawrence County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Bernice (contributor 46530900) .