Alma Eaker

Tuesday, November 21, 2006
Alma Eaker

Alma Eva Eaker, 97, of Marble Hill, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 18, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center.

She was born March 19, 1909, in the Club Creek community of Bollinger County, daughter of Ralph and Maggie Shell Wiseman. She and Lee Eaker were married Aug. 13, 1925.

Eaker was a member of the Point Pleasant General Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Levi Eaker of Farmington, Mo. and Weldon Eaker of Fenton, Mo.; a daughter, Euetta Ford of Marble Hill; seven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, four brothers and a sister.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill with the Rev. Gene Robbins officiating. Burial will be in Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery.