Akers III., Rev. John After a lifetime of serving God, The Reverend John Shelley Akers, III joined his heavenly Father on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at approximately 1:00 p.m. Rev. Akers was born on November 11, 1932, in Lexington, Kentucky. He served at St. Michael and All Angels in Dallas, TX where he was on staff as well as Chaplain of the school. His life will celebrated at a place he dearly loved, The Canter-bury School, at 5400 Old Lake Jea-nette Rd., Greensboro, NC 27455 at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, 2014. A reception will follow the service and the family will receive friends. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Canterbury School, or to Wellspring Retirement Community Benevolence Fund. A more detailed obituary may be found at: www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com
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Published in Dallas Morning News on Apr. 20, 2014