GORDO Lear Mae Acker, age 73, of Gordo, died Aug. 22, 2012, at DCH Regional Medical Center. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at Skelton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Grady Pearson officiating. Burial will follow in Marvin Chapel Cemetery with Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing. Visitation will be tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, William Lynn Acker.
Survivors include her sons, Joe Acker and Roy Acker; her daughter, Lear Jean Acker; and her brothers, John Cleavon Acker, Thomas Earl Acker, Henry Larry Acker, and David Lee Acker.
Lear Mae was born December 19, 1938, in Pickens County, Alabama to the late James Walter Acker and Anner Mae Bearden Acker. She was a homemaker and a life long resident of Pickens County.