2010-01-14 / Obituaries

Gregory L. Akers

Virginia, 47

Gregory L. Akers, 47, Virginia, and formerly of Crystal Spring, died Sunday, January 10, 2010, at Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, Va.

He was born on November 27, 1962, in Mc- Connellsburg, Pa., a son of Charles W. “Pat” and Leona J. (Calhoun) Akers of Crystal Spring.

Along with his parents he is survived by the following: fiancé Brenda Welch, Stephens City, Va.; three brothers: Steven C. Akers, married to Darlene (Stoey), Greencastle; Roger L. Akers, married to Mildred (Speth), Mercersburg; Randy E. Akers married to Pamela (Myers), Greencastle; nieces and nephews.

He was baptized in the Southern Baptist Church, Greencastle.

He was employed at Grove Manufacturing for 21 years in maintenance and recently at Fairfield Inn by Marriot in Winchester, Va.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, working outdoors and spending time with his dogs “Dozer” and “Gambeno.”

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 14, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel at Akers Funeral Home, 299 Raystown Road, Everett. Pastor William Kuhn will officiate.

Friends may call at Akers Funeral Home 299 Raystown Road, Everett on Wednesday, January 13, 2010 from 4-8 p.m. and on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home. Burial will be held at Union Memorial Cemetery.

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