She was born September 20, 1918, in Printer, the daughter of the late Hiram and Anna Martin Akers.
She was a retired school teacher in the Floyd County School System; a member of the Viola Bailey Community Center Advisory Board; was legislative chairman for Jenny Wiley A.A.R.P. Chapter No. 3528; a graduate of Knott Co. High School and Morehead State University with a B.S. degree with a major in Home Economics. She was retired from McDowell High School; a member of the Ky. Retired Teachers; Floyd County Big Sandy Retired Teachers; Delta Kappa Gamma; R.C.&D
Rural Construction and Development; ASCA - Agriculture Service Association; Floyd County Conservation District; the Drift Women’s Club; McDowell ARH Advisory Board; McDowell ARH Auxiliary; and the Alice Lloyd Alumni Association.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Clive Akers and Eugene Akers.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 2, at 2:00 p.m., in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, with Gene Bracken officiating.
Burial will be in the Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel, under the professional care of Hall Funeral Home of Martin.