OBITUARY

Merton Thomas Akers Jr.

February 18, 1928May 4, 2012

Saks – A visitation for Mr. Merton T. “Tom” Akers Jr., 84, of Saks will be Monday, May 7, 2012 from 6-8 p.m. at Chapel Hill Funeral Home. Mr. Akers passed away Friday, May 4, 2012 at RMC in Anniston. Mr. Akers is survived by his wife, Patricia F. Akers; daughters, Melanie O’Hern and Gail Akers; sons, David Akers, Eddie (Wendy) Akers, Jerry (Autumn) Akers; 9 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren Mr. Akers was a native of Missouri but had lived in Calhoun Co. for the past 43 years, he served in the U.S. Army during WWII where he was awarded the Victory Ribbon. Mr. Akers was preceded in death by his grandson, Christopher Akers; and his parents Merton T. Akers Sr. and Helen J Akers.

Services

  • Visitation Monday, May 7, 2012
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Merton Thomas Akers Jr.

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gary maye

May 6, 2012

it has been many years sense i have been in touch with any of you, wish we could have stayed closer trough the years.sorry for your loss mr akers will be missed by many ,my deepest sympathy and prayers to the family.

Thelma Burr

May 5, 2012

Pat so sorry to hear about Tom's passing I know it is a great lost for you and all the family just want to say I love you and I know God will sustain you during this time

Chaplain Richard Reuer

May 5, 2012

I wish to extend to you and to members of your family my deepest sympathy on your loss. May the Lord's loving promises comfort you and give you strength as you walk through this difficult time. On behalf of a greatful nation as an expression of appreciation for the honorable and faithful service rendered by your loved one. “Honoring Those Who Served-Ministry” (If you wish a personalized memorial card mailed to you with history of playing of taps, 21 gun salute, meaning of each fold of the flag as a keepsake, please send me your home address to where the card be mailed. Send to: Chaplain Richard Reuer, 1206 6th St SW, Minot, ND 58701. This is a free service to fallen veteran families.)