1910 - 1998 (87 years)
||Akers, Fred Carman [1, 2] |
||25 Oct 1910
||Eddyville, Wapello County, Iowa, USA [1, 2]
||10 Aug 1991
||San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA 
||26 Jan 1998
||San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA 
||Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
||14 Jan 2020 |
||Akers, Joseph Merle, b. 8 Jan 1884, d. 28 Aug 1975 (Age 91 years) |
||Carman, Adella Josephine, b. 19 Feb 1885, d. 9 Jul 1962 (Age 77 years) |
||24 Oct 1906
||Dudley, Wapello County, Iowa, USA
- Akers-Carman Wedding
On wednesdahy evening, Oct. 24, a pretty quiet wedding took place at the home of Mrs. T. C. Carman, Dudley, Iowa, when her eldest daughter Miss Adella J. Carman was united in marriage to Joseph M. Akers, of Chillicothe, Iowa. Promptly at 8 o'clock the birdal party entered the room and took their place beneath an arch of evergreens, and were united in marriage by Rev. Geo. E. Monkman, of Pella, Ia. the bride was becomingly attired in a beartiful white Persian lawn dress. After the ceremony the comapany retired to the dining room where a delicious supper wass served. the bride is one of the most popular and successful school teachers and a highly esteemed young woman. the groom is an excellent young man and is a merchant in Chillicothe. Mr. and Mrs. Akers will be at home in Chillicothe to their friends.
[Copy of announcement supplied by Vicki Vroegh, Director; Eddyville Public Library, Eddyville, IA]
Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"
Name: Joseph Merle Akers
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 24 Oct 1906
Event Place: Dudley, Wapello, Iowa, United States
Father's Name: Samuel Stevens Akers
Mother's Name: Mollie Or Mattie Allen Varner
Spouse's Name: Adella Josephine Carman
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1884
Spouse's Father's Name: Thomas C. Carman
Spouse's Mother's Name: Clara E. Sackett
Reference ID: p 529
GS Film number: 979667
Digital Folder Number: 004309616
||3 children |
| ||1. Akers, Joseph Kieth, b. 23 Jul 1909, Wapello County, Iowa, USA , d. 1964 (Age 54 years)|
| ||2. Akers, Fred Carman, b. 25 Oct 1910, Eddyville, Wapello County, Iowa, USA , d. 26 Jan 1998, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA (Age 87 years)|
|+||3. Akers, Ralph Merland, b. 5 Feb 1916, Tarkio, Atchison, Missouri, USA , d. 10 Aug 1991, Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa, USA (Age 75 years)|
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
||Akers, Fred Carman (1910-1998)|
Son of Joseph M. Akers and Adella Carman. Picture supplied by Vicki Vroegh, Director; Eddyville Public Library, Eddyville, IA
Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1830-1950
Name: Fred Carman Akers
Christening Date: «tab»
Christening Place: , Wapello, Iowa
Birth Date: 25 Oct 1910
Birthplace: Eddyville, Wapello, Iowa
Father's Name: J.M. Akers
Mother's Name: Isabella J. Carman
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00005-5
System Origin: Iowa-VR
GS Film number: 0979675
Reference ID: p 4
1920 Census; Tarkio, Atchison, Missouri
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T625
Sheet Number and Letter: 5A
Household ID: 116
Line Number: 29
Son; Fred C Akers, M, 9, Iowa
United States Social Security Death Index
Given Name: Fred
Middle Name: C
Name Suffix: «tab»
Birth Date: 25 October 1910
Social Security Number: 335-03-8268
Last Place of Residence: San Diego, San Diego, California
Previous Residence Postal Code: 92127
Event Date: 26 January 1998
- [S942] SSDI, SS #335-03-8268 (Reliability: 3).
- [S970] Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1830-1950, (https://familysearch.org/), Reference ID: p 4 (Reliability: 3).
- [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 13 Jan 2020.
The Muscatine Journal (Muscatine, Iowa), 12 Aug 1991, Page 5
WEST LIBERTY -- Ralph M. Akers, 75, died Saturday morning, Aug. 10, 1991, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City, following an extended illness.
Services will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 13, at First Church United in West Liberty. Burial, will military honors,, will be at the Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the West Liberty Chapel of the Barker Funeral Home. There will be a Masonic service at 8 p.m.
A memorial fund has been established.
Mr. Akers was born Feb. 5, 1916, at Tarkio, Mo., a son of Joseph and Adella Carman Akers. On Oct. 12, 1941, he was married in Minneapolis, to Betty Cling.
Survivors include his wife, Betty; one son, Joseph V. Akers, of West Liberty; one brother, Fred Akers, of San Diego; two grandsons, Bret and Brad Akers.
He was preceded in death by a brother.
He attended college at the University of Missouri and moved to Iowa in 1936. He first farmed south of Eddyville, Iowa.
He was a veteran of World War II, serving with the U.S. Army iN the European Command, and also served in the U.S. Army Reserves for several years.
He was a retired Iowa State Highway Patrol trooper, serving in District 12, from 1948 to 1971. He later worked in security at Louis Rich Foods Comapny (SIC) in West Liberty. He was a member of the First Church United, the Mount Calvary Masonic Lodge No. 95 of West Liberty, KAABA Shrine of Davenport, the Davenport Consistory.
He was also a member of the Iowa State Patrol Association and the Iowa State Troopers Association and a member and past patron of the Lotus Chapter Order of Eastern Star and the West Liberty American Legion.
Transcribed by Ted Smith