Helen Felts Aker, age 66, of Max Meadows (Piney Community) passes away Friday, Oct. 2, 2009. She was the daughter of the late Guy C. and Burter Ayers Felts. She was preceded in death by her brothers Wallace D. Felts, Robert A. Felts, Gaylord L. Felts and Guy D. Felts; and sister Julia Funk.
She is survived by her husband, Stephen D. Aker of Max Meadows; daughters and sons-in-law Kimberly and Tony Rorrer of Draper and Lori and Bruce Gwynn of Newbern; sisters and brothers-in-law Iva Jean Aker of Max Meadows, Betty Edmonds of Grahams Forge, Margaret and Dewey Collins of Grahams Forge and Janet and Ray Wagner of High Point, N.C.; grandchildren Wyatt Rorrer and Alexis Hope Lewis; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral service will be Sunday at 7:30 p.m. in the Grubb Funeral Home Chapel with a graveside service Monday at 2 p.m. in the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery conducted by Rev. Ray Bolen and Rev. Norman Wilhoit. Family will receive friends at Grubb Funeral Home Sunday from 6 p.m. until service time. Flowers will be appreciated or donations may be made to the St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.
Grubb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.