Services set for Ronald Akers

POTEAU—Funeral services for Ronald Dee Akers, 81, of Poteau are Monday at 10 a.m. at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Rev. Jim Reed officiating.

Interment will follow at Oakland Cemetery in Poteau.

He passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019, in Van Buren, Arkansas, and was born Sept. 9, 1937, in Wister to Hillard and Ruth (Kiefer) Akers. 

Survivors include his wife, Shirley, of the home; son Steven Akers and wife Susan of Poteau; daughter Sherry Veercamp and husband Sonny of Wister; five grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and four brothers Glenn Akers of Glenpool, Doyle Akers of Fanshawe, Lanney Akers of Wister and Don Akers of Spiro.

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