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William Clyde Akers Jr.
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Obituary for William Clyde Akers Jr.

William Clyde Akers, Jr., 65, husband of Karen McKittrick Akers, resident of Hwy 702, died Friday, May 4, 2018 at Hospice House.
Born June 24, 1952 in Bluefield, WV to the late William Clyde and Ruby Stanley Akers, Sr., he attended Greenwood High School and graduated from Piedmont Technical College with a degree in Automotive Maintenance. He retired from the City of Greenwood Maintenance Shop after 20 years of service.
William was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church.
Surviving other than his loving wife of 40 years of the home are his sons, William Clyde Akers III of Ninety Six, and Brent Akers and his wife Brittany of Greenwood; his grandchildren, William Walker Akers, Blanton Akers, and Ansleigh Blayne Akers; his brother, Jeff Akers of Hodges; his sister, Belinda Manley and her husband Marty of Hodges; his faithful companions, his boxers, Sadie and Sweetie.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 3 PM from St. Paul United Methodist Church with Rev. David Neal and Rev. Debra Griffis – Woodberry officiating. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery.
The family is at the home of Brent & Brittany Akers, 628 Fairforest Dr., Greenwood, and will receive friends from 2 PM until the hour of service in the Parlor of St. Paul UMC.
Pallbearers will be Marty Manley, Marcus Manley, Brandon Bailey, Donovan Timms, Ray Corley, and Danny Doolittle.
Memorials may be made in William’s memory to the Humane Society of Greenwood, P.O. Box 49776, Greenwood, SC 29649.

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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
St Paul United Methodist Church

301 Cambridge St. N
Ninety Six, SC 29666





3:00 PM
St Paul United Methodist Church

301 Cambridge St. N
Ninety Six, SC 29666

Cemetery Details


Elmwood Cemetery

Wilson Bridge Road
Ninety Six, SC 29666

Memorial Contribution

Humane Society of Greenwood

PO Box 49776
Greenwood, South Carolina 29649

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