Albert Eugene Akers

December 4, 1936March 31, 2012

Albert Eugene Akers, 75, of Lynchburg passed away Saturday, March 31, 2012 at the Medical Care Center. He was the husband, of Carol Sue Miller Akers.

Born in Tazewell County, Virginia he was a son of the late William Edgar and Cynthia Stevenson Akers.

He is also preceded in death by a sister, Mary Sue Shutt, and a brother, William E. Akers, Jr. Mr. Akers was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired as manager of Amir Brothers and was a member of Lynchburg Church of Christ.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by son, Albert E. Akers, II. of Roanoke; daughter, Michelle A. (Rick) Alley of Tazewell; Carol’s three daughters, Cheryl (Chip) Reklis, Robin Wion, Cindy (Bruce) Gouge; sisters, Nancy A. (Ed) Altizer, Edith A. (Tommy) Jackson, Patsy A.(Sam) Daniels, Judy A. (Jim) Congrove, Linda Akers all of Tazewell, Betty A. (Allen) Griffith of Princeton, W.VA; Chris A. (J.E.) King of Abingdon; grandchildren, Nikki (Glen) Keen, Carrie Beth Alley; and Carol’s 7 grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held today, Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. in Whitten Timberlake Chapel conducted by the Rev. Ray Eure. Interment will be Monday, April 2, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. in Grandview Memory Gardens, Bluefield, Va.

The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:00 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to Lynchburg Church of Christ, 19779 Leesville Road or American Diabetes Assoc. or American Heart Assoc.


  • Funeral Service Sunday, April 1, 2012

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Pam Jackson

April 2, 2012

Hey Carol Sue, Mom & I are thinking of and praying for you and your family. Mom wishes she could be with you so much, that it hurts. I didn't know Albert that long but then I feel like I've known him all my life. I will always remember when you all came to my Birthday Party..........It meant so much to me and especially Mom......Take care of yourself......Love you....Pam & Nancy

Becky Adkins

April 1, 2012

You and your family are in my prayers. Mr. Akers was a sweet person and will be missed by everyone at Medical Care Center.

Becky Adkins

Sharon Duncan

April 1, 2012

Deepest condolances to Carol and the whole family. May our beloved Savior carry you all gently along. I thank God that that you all had Al as part of your lives.