|Birth: ||Apr. 7, 1914|
|Death: ||May 12, 1944, Italy|
son of the late William James Akers and Ada Wheeling
VA PFC 339
INF DIV WWII
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
Note: Record in 2001 by Pam Jones, Tami Ramsey and Rhonda Smith
Created by: SWVA Genealogy Searcher
Record added: Oct 24, 2011
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