Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Akerses in:
 • Sunset Cemetery
 • Christiansburg
 • Montgomery County
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Cora Ellen Hill Akers
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: unknown
Death: Mar. 11, 2012
Virginia, USA

Cora Ellen Hill Akers, 96, of Christiansburg, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2012.

Preceding her in death was her husband, Willie Lawrence Akers; son, J.W. Akers; brother, J.W. Hill; and sister, Lillie Lester.

She is survived by her three granddaughters, Kristie and her husband, Mitch Jearls, of Roanoke, Lee-Ellen and her husband, Chad Cox, of Christiansburg, and Ashlyn Clark, of Surprise, Ariz.; great-grandchildren, Chandler Jearls, Connor Jearls, Bryce Cox, Kade Akers, Kenadee Clark, Kendrick Clark, and Kayson Clark; brother, W.H. Hill; and other extended family and numerous friends.

Cora devoted her life to caring for her family and friends. She was a wonderful gardener and cook.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Horne Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at The Christiansburg Church of Christ with Mr. Dennis Curd officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg.

The family extends a very special thank you to the members of the Christiansburg Church of Christ and her friend, Miriam Hylton, for the many beautiful cards that brightened her days since she left Christiansburg and to the third floor and rehab staff of Friendship Health and Rehab for their smiles, hugs and special care of the last few years. Online condolences may be left by visiting www. hornefuneralservice.com.


Published in Roanoke Times on March 13, 2012 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Willie Lawrence Akers (1918 - 2001)
 
Burial:
Sunset Cemetery
Christiansburg
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: SWVA Genealogy Searcher
Record added: Mar 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86698714
Cora Ellen <i>Hill</i> Akers
Added by: Brenda Dudley Eanes
 
Cora Ellen <i>Hill</i> Akers
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Byron Dickerson
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service