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 Irene <I>Akers</I> Rooks

Irene Akers Rooks

Pulaski, Pulaski County, Virginia, USA
Death 27 May 1992 (aged 66)
Pulaski, Pulaski County, Virginia, USA
Burial Dublin, Pulaski County, Virginia, USA
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Mrs. Irene Akers Rooks, 66, of 1396 Memorial Drive, Pulaski, died Wednesday morning at her home.

She was born April 12, 1926 in Pulaski.

She was a retired bookkeeper for the Pulaski Health Care Center.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Josie Hawkins Akers.

Surviving are her father, Emmett G. Akers of Pulaski; two daughters, Sharon Rooks of Pulaski and Anita R. Koonce of Florence, S.C.; and two grandchildren.

Funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. from the Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Pulaski, with Rev. Bill Hinton and Rev. C.H. Conner officiating. Burial will follow in the Virginia Conference of the Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery, Dublin. Visiting will be Thursday after 1 p.m. and the family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at Thomas M. Seagle & Sons Funeral Home, Pulaski. In lieu of flowers the family suggest that memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Thomas M. Seagle & Sons Funeral Home, Pulaski, is in charge of the arrangements.


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