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Walter L. Akers, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1945
Death: Mar. 12, 2011

Walter L. Akers Sr. age 65 of Sumner,Illinois died Saturday March 12, 2011 at the Lawrence County Memorial Hospital. He was born December 10, 1945 in Vincennes, Indiana, the son of Blandford and Pauline Akers.

He married Barbara Ralston Akers and she survives. Two son survive Walter "Tiny" Aker Sr and Scott Akers both of Sumner,Il. One daughter Laura Emmons and her husband John of Lawrenceville,Illinois. Six grandchildren also survive. Two brothers, Bill Akers of Arizona and Larry Akers of Washington also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter Angie Akers, 1 brother and 1 sister.

Walter was a mechanic for many years. He was currently working at Champion Laboratories which is located in Albion,Il. Walter was a member of the Eagles Club of Olney,Il. 
Lawrenceville City Cemetery
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA
Created by: TheButterfly
Record added: Apr 01, 2011
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Walter L. Akers, Sr
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I know sunflowers was your favorite. Sure do miss you brother. A year has flew by...but there is a big hole in the hearts of the family.Miss you brother...Rest in Peace.
- Sylvia Lancaster
 Added: Apr. 25, 2012

- TheButterfly
 Added: Apr. 1, 2011

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