|Birth: ||Sep. 23, 1919|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1998|
TISHOMINGO - Edna Mae Akers, 78, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at her home. She was a native of Tennessee and a homemaker for 63 years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lilburn Akers, in 1984.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Tishomingo with Turner Paseur officiating. Burial will be in Mackeys Creek Cemetery.
Survivors include one daughter, Betty Isbell of Memphis; two sons, Bill Akers of Hendersonville, Tenn., and Robert Akers of Vina, Ala.; one sister, Jessie Blanche Hollands of Cairo; three brothers, Jack Sheppard of Cairo, Ellis Sheppard of Tishomingo and Clarence Sheppard of Battle Creek, Mich.; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Floyd Willingham Jr., Randy Jarnigan, Kirk Isbell, Kendal Akers and Bruce Clements.
Harriet Electa Smith Sheppard (1894 - 1976)
Lilburn Monroe Akers (1897 - 1984)
William Pinkney Akers (1935 - 2010)*
Robert C. Akers (1942 - 2014)*
Robert Ellis Sheppard (1916 - 2008)*
Jack Sheppard (1917 - 1999)*
Edna Mae Sheppard Akers (1919 - 1998)
Jessie Blanche Sheppard Holland (1922 - 2015)*
Mackeys Creek Cemetery
Created by: Reva G. Bradford
Record added: Oct 05, 2009
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