December 29, 2008
Saturday, January 3, 2009
Fern Akers, 70, of East Liberty, beloved mother and grandmother, went home to her Lord and Savior Monday, December 29, 2008.
She was born March 2, 1938 in Louisa, KY the daughter of Andrew and Barbara (Cordel) Brown.
She is survived by a son, Robert (Cindy) Akers of New Lebanon; daughter, Sharon Wilson of East Liberty; grandchildren, Shawn (Jessica) Akers, Josh Akers, Joe Wilson, and Katie Wilson; great grandchildren, Ethan and Ashlyn Akers; brothers, Doug (Ruth) Brown and Tracy (Judy) Brown; as well as many much loved in-laws, nieces, nephews, and dear friends.
Fern is preceded in death by her parents; husband Gene; daughter, Kathy; grandson, Andy Wilson; two brothers, two sisters, and many beloved in-laws and friends.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, January 2, 2009 in the FRESHWATER, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, North Lewisburg. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 3, 2009 in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, North Lewisburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.