On July 22, 2004, ROSE MARY AKERS (nee Dawson); dearest wife of the late Charles Walters Akers; loving daughter of the late Norman and Rita Dawson; beloved sister of Rita Scanlon Underwood and husband Kenneth and the late Norman Dawson, Jr.; devoted stepmother of Susan Turner; loving stepgrandmother of Ryan Turner; loving aunt of Deena Vandegrift and husband Michael and William E. Scanlon, Jr., and Michelle Underwood; loving great-aunt of Charles W. Anderson and Matthew S. Anderson. Survived by many loving friends. Services and interment private. Family request contributions be made to the Baltimore Cancer Society. Arrangements by Charles L. Stevens Funeral Home, Inc., 1501 E. Fort Avenue, Locust Point, MD.