Henry Paul Akers

Birth
Wythe County, Virginia, USA
Death 16 Aug 1992 (aged 78)
Wytheville, Wythe County, Virginia, USA
Burial Wytheville, Wythe County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 107015260 · View Source
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Henry was the son of John Henry Akers and Fannie Rosabell (Cress) Parks.

He married Cora Leonard and they had five children, Sue, Alice, Sadie, Pauline and Robert Avin Akers, Sr.

Obituary:
Southwest Virginia Enterprise Wednesday August 19, 1992
Henry Paul Akers, 78, Atkins Mill Road, Wytheville, died Sunday, August 16, 1992, at his residence. Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 18, at the Barnett Funeral Chapel with Billy Johnson officiating. Interment was in the West End Cemetery.
He was born in Wythe County, a son of the late John Henry and Fanny Rosabell Cress Akers. He was preceded in death by a son, Robert Irvin Akers, Sr.
He is survived by his wife, Cora Leonard Akers; four daughters, Sue Goodwin, Alice Peak, both of Max Meadows, Sadie Kincer and Pauline Young, both of Wytheville; a son Cecil Butner, Wytheville; a sister, Mattie Bell Fanning, Roanoke; 21 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and nieces and nephews also survive. Barnett Funeral Home in Wytheville was in charge of the arrangements.

The obituary lists a son, Cecil Butner. It is not clear if he was the son of Henry or possibly the son of his wife by another marriage.



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  • Created by: Ralph & Donna Sullivan
  • Added: 20 Mar 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107015260
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Paul Akers (14 Oct 1913–16 Aug 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107015260, citing West End Cemetery, Wytheville, Wythe County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Ralph & Donna Sullivan (contributor 47252454) .