Stella Rose “Peggy” Akers, 86, of Dublin, went home to be with the Lord Friday, Oct. 4, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel R. Akers Sr.; daughter, Winifred Williams; parents, James A. and Louvenia Kitts; brothers, Charles and Lawrence; sisters, Nan, Margaret and Bonnie. She is survived by her brother, Sam Ray Kitts; her children, Samuel Akers Jr., Barbara Morris and Christopher Akers; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Peggy was a devoted working mother, grandmother, sister and friend to many. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Mrs. Akers will be cremated. A memorial service will be held Friday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m. from Stevens Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends after the service at the funeral home.