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Boyd A. Akers
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1914
Death: May 12, 1944, Italy

son of the late William James Akers and Ada Wheeling

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VA PFC 339

INF 85

INF DIV WWII

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Funeral services for Pfc Boyd A. Akers, 29, son of W. J. and the late Ada Akers of Draper, who was killed in action in Italy May 12, 1944, will be held Saturday at 2:30 p. m. from Draper Methodist Church with the Rev. W. D. Larrowe officiating. Military honors will be in charge, of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1184, Pulaski.

He is also survived by five brothers and three sisters.

The body will arrive in Pulaski Friday morning and will remain at Thomas M. Seagle A Sons Funeral Home until an hour before services when it will lie in state in Draper Methodist church Burial will follow in Draper cemetery

Thursday, February 17, 1949, Southwest Times
 
 
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 Parents:
  William James Akers (1872 - 1952)
  Ada Ann Wheeling Akers (1874 - ____)
 
 Siblings:
  Wilburn E. Akers (1901 - 1969)*
  Madelene Virginia Akers Nunn (1903 - 2000)*
  John Robert Akers (1904 - 1994)*
  Ernest S. Akers (1906 - 1954)*
  Ruby E. Akers Jones (1909 - ____)*
  Thomas Delbert Akers (1911 - 1996)*
  Mary Sue Akers Thornton (1913 - 2010)*
  Boyd A. Akers (1914 - 1944)
  Henry C. Akers (1915 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Record in 2001 by Pam Jones, Tami Ramsey and Rhonda Smith
 
Burial:
Draper Cemetery
Pulaski County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: SWVA Genealogy Searcher
Record added: Oct 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79189707
Boyd A. Akers
Added by: Aldetta Wallace Akers
 
Boyd A. Akers
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- Roger & Aldetta Akers
 Added: Dec. 17, 2016
Boyd Alexander Akers, Great Uncle of my husband. Thank you dear uncle for the sacrifice you made so we live here in wonderful America free.
- Aldetta Wallace Akers
 Added: Apr. 15, 2016
NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Pulaski County, Virginia...Killed In Action...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Dec. 15, 2015
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