CHARLES HOBART AKERS, JR., 74, of Dublin, Virginia departed this life Thursday morning, November 3, 2016 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia. Born in Glen Lyn September 6, 1942, he was a son of the late Charles Hobart Akers, Sr. and Nellie Susan Stowers Akers. He had been employed with Piper Aircraft as an avionics and electrical tech.
He leaves to cherish his memory his devoted wife of fifty-three years, Betty Phipps Akers; his sons and daughters-in-law Gary Wane and Pattie Akers of Vero Beach, FL, Michael Todd and Rachael Akers of Vero Beach, FL and Troy Lee Akers of Arkadelphia, AK; his daughter and son-in-law Teresa Lynn and Milton Mayberry of Vero Beach, FL; his six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; his brother Timothy Akers of CA.
There will be no public visitation and funeral. The Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.