Myrtle Conn Akers, 88, of Dana, widow of Simon Akers, passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014, at her residence.
Mrs. Akers was born on Oct. 12, 1925, at Dana, to the late Charlie Lee and Mayte Boyd Conn. She was a member of the Betsy Layne Freewill Baptist Church and was a retired supervisor for Irving Air Shoot Company.
Her survivors include three sons, Dwight Akers and Bobby Curtis Akers, both of Dana, and Eddie Vaughn Akers, of Columbus, Ga.; a daughter, Phyllis Ann Adkins, of Ft. Worth, Texas; a sister, June Akers, of Vermillion, Ohio; eight grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, March 26, in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Barry Clark and Tracy Patton officiating. Burial followed in the Akers Family Cemetery, at Dana.