Memorial service for Algenon Acklin, 90, will be Saturday, April 23, 2011, 1:30 p.m. at Avondale Avenue Church of Christ. Mr. Acklin died April 14, 2011 at Coosa Valley Medical Center. Mr. Acklin was a lifelong resident of Alabama and served in the US Army during WWII
. He had a great love for the outdoors and loved to hunt and fish. He is survived by his wife, Irene Acklin of Sylacauga; sons, Perry Acklin of Tuscaloosa, Dan Acklin, Curtis Acklin & David Acklin, all of Sylacauga, 10 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren; brother, Oaklin Acklin of Bon Air; and sister, Rittus Pike of Atlanta. Curtis and Son Funeral Home North Chapel will direct the services.