Cling, Betty C.

Cling, Betty C.

Female 1919 - 2013  (94 years)

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  • Name Cling, Betty C.  [1
    Born 7 Apr 1919  Eddyville, Wapello County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Apr 2013  [2
    Person ID I57186  Sackett
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2020 

    Father Cling, Victor Ellsworth,   b. 27 Aug 1891, Kossuth County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1925, Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother McMahan, Ethel,   b. Abt 1891,   d. Unknown 
    Married 25 Sep 1915  Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children
    +1. Cling, Betty C.,   b. 7 Apr 1919, Eddyville, Wapello County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 2013  (Age 94 years)
     
    Family ID F22126  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Akers, Ralph Merland,   b. 5 Feb 1916, Tarkio, Atchison, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1991, Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1941  Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Children 
    +1. Living
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F22124  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Apr 1919 - Eddyville, Wapello County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Oct 1941 - Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 13 Jan 2020.
      The Muscatine Journal (Muscatine, Iowa), 12 Aug 1991, Page 5

      Ralph Akers

      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

    2. [S884] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 13 Jan 2020.
      Name: Betty C Akers
      Social Security Number: 483-16-2179
      Birth Date: 7 Apr 1919
      Issue year: Before 1951
      Issue State: Iowa
      Death Date: 14 Apr 2013

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1799] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1940, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 13 Jan 2020.
      Name: Ethel McMahan
      Gender: Female
      Race: American
      Age: 24
      Birth Year: abt 1891
      Birth Place: Eddyville Iowa.
      Marriage Date: 25 Sep 1915
      Marriage Place: Mahaska, Iowa, USA
      Father: J D McMahan
      Mother: Jennie Smith
      Spouse: V E Cling

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1728] U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 13 Jan 2020.
      Name: Betty C. Cling
      Gender: Female
      Event Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 10 Oct 1941
      Marriage Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
      Church: Vanderburgh Presbyterian Church
      Spouse: Ralph M. Akers

      Researched by Ted Smith


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