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William Edward "Bill" Ackerman, III
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1944
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 2007

ACKERMAN - William "Bill" Edward III, 62, lost his 10-year battle with cancer on Friday March 23, 2007. The disease finally destroyed his body, but never his spirit and zeal for life. Bill was born December 14, 1944 in Louisville, KY. He was among the first graduating class of Fairdale High School, he graduated from the University of Louisville and was employed by the F.D.I.C. for 15 years and several area banks for 15 more years. He was a member of First Baptist Church and served as deacon and held several other volunteer and leadership positions. He was also an avid golfer, card player and lover of God's people. He was preceded in death by his father, William Edward Ackerman Jr.; and father-in-law, Jimmie Ousley. Bill is survived by his wife of 34 years, Dianna; two sons, William "Billy" Edward Ackerman IV (Erin Jones) and Terry David Ackerman (Sarah Talbot); two beautiful granddaughters, Hannah Joy and Sophie Grace, his mom, Virginia Potts Ackerman; one sister, Susan King (Clifford); his aunt and uncle, Bob and Louise Gray; a special brother-in-law, Delbert Ousley; a loving mother-in-law, Edith Ousley; seven nieces; one nephew; countless young ladies he called daughters, and many other great-nieces, nephews, friends and family. Funeral: 11 a.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church, Richmond, with Rev. Bill Fort, Curtis Warf and Dan Bruce officiating. Pallbearers will be Scott Althauser, Larry Bailey, Roland Barnett, David Bohannon, Ron Boyd, Tom Bratcher, Oliver Cosby, Bobby Gray, Bill McCoy, Joe Miller, Duane Parsons. Honorary Pallbearers will be deacons of the First Baptist Church and members of the co-ed 6 Sunday School Class. Visitation: 5-9 p.m. Sunday at the First Baptist Church. Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The family suggests donations be made to the First Baptist Church Building Fund 425 Eastern By-Pass Richmond, KY 40475 or to Home Meals Delivery 325 University Dr. Richmond, KY 40475.
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  William Edward Ackerman (1923 - 1970)
  Virginia Mae Potts Ackerman (1923 - 2007)
Specifically: Possibly the First Baptist Church in Richmond, KY obituary information was not specific
Maintained by: Francie Ede
Originally Created by: terrirn143
Record added: Feb 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24325940

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 Added: Feb. 10, 2008

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