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Claudia Briffette Wilson Akers
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1902, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 2011
Virginia, USA

Claudia Briffette
Wilson Johnson Akers, 98, of Roanoke, entered into the presence of her Lord on Friday, April 22, 2011, three days prior to her 99th birthday. Mrs. Akers was predeceased by her parents, Margaret Irene Briffette and Robert Russell Wilson, first husband, Jonas "Mutt" Johnson, and second husband, Gaither Lee Akers. She was also predeceased by two sisters and one brother. Mrs. Akers is survived by her three children, Robert J. Johnson and wife, Nancy, William M. Akers and wife, Julia and Carolyn A. Goodykoontz and husband, George. She was the much loved "Nanny" of seven grandchildren, Ruthann Smith and husband, Kevin, of Roanoke, Sharon Stimmel and husband, Jim, of Hillard, Ohio and Robert J. Johnson, of Vail, Colo., Cezanne Ratliff and husband, John, of Ashburn, Jason Goodykoontz and wife, Carrie, of Belmont, N.C. and Todd Goodykoontz and wife, Jennifer, of Sherrills Ford, N.C. Brittney A. Bryant and husband, Brad, of Troutville; and 13 great-grandchildren; along with a favorite niece, Sandra Mims and nephew, Eddie Crews and many friends. Mrs. Akers was a long time faithful member of First Christian Church. The family will receive friends at Lotz Funeral Home in Salem from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, April 25, 2011. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Lotz Salem Chapel, with the Rev. Jim Rivers officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Burial Park. Published in Roanoke Times on April 24, 2011 
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  Gaither Lee Akers (1910 - 1998)*
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Evergreen Burial Park
Roanoke City
Virginia, USA
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Record added: Apr 24, 2011
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Claudia Briffette <i>Wilson</i> Akers
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 Added: Apr. 24, 2011

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