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Ovelia Imogene Easter Akers
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Ovelia Imogene Easter Akers, 77, of Martinsville, VA passed away on Friday, November 10, 2017 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. She was born on September 10, 1940 to the late Isaac Harbour Easter and Clara May Lineberry Easter. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cody Robert Akers; and granddaughter, Andrea Cody Barnes.

Mrs. Akers was a member of True Church of Jesus Christ and was a member of the Red Hat Society. She worked for American Furniture and retired from there in the Cabinet Room.

She is survived by daughter, Donna Jean Akers of Horsepasture, VA; son, Robert Anthony Akers and wife Pamela Sue Akers of Horsepasture, VA; sisters, Waughlean Edith Easter Stone and husband Charles of Austinville, VA; brothers, Kenneth Easter of Hillsville, VA, and Berlin Easter of Woodlawn, VA; grandchildren Otis Benny Byrd and wife Mary Byrd, Robert Lee Byrd and wife Vicky Byrd, and Christiana Nicole Akers Campbell and husband David Prince Campbell. Also surviving are 10 great-grandchildren; cousin, Barbara Jean Quesenberry of Collinsville, VA; and special friend, Sue Alderman.

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville Chapel with Dewey Hatcher officiating. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. The service will conclude at the Bobbitt Quesenberry Family Cemetery in Fancy Gap, VA at 3:00 pm.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory of Martinsville, VA will be serving the Akers family. Online condolences can be made at www.norrisfuneral.com.


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Visitation

Monday

13

Nov

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Martinsville Chapel

1500 Kings Mountain Road
P.O. Box 5501
Martinsville, Virginia 24115

Funeral

Monday

13

Nov

1:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Martinsville Chapel

1500 Kings Mountain Road
P.O. Box 5501
Martinsville, Virginia 24115

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