Alma F. Schwebel Akers, 81, of Disputanta, died Friday, May 11, 2007, at her residence. She was the daughter of the late Enos P. and Altha Wall Findley. Mrs. Akers was a retired nurse and was preceded in death by her husband, Jasper Akers.
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She is survived by her daughter, Phyllis Schwebel Chester, of Disputanta; son, Donald Bruce Schwebel and wife, Deborah Hollifield, of Petersburg; sister, Annie Findley of Prince George; four grandchildren, Kristofer Chester and wife, Brandi, Brandon Chester, Samantha Schwebel and Candice Schwebel; two great-grandchildren, Gabriel and Gavin Chester; and friend, Doris Westbrook.
A funeral will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, 2007, at the Petersburg Chapel of E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes and Crematory, 3935 S. Crater Road with the Rev. D. Tyrone Brandon Sr. officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Odyssey Hospice, 130 Business Park Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23462. Condolences may be registered at www.ealvinsmall.com.
Published in The Progress-Index on May 13, 2007