Obituary for Margaret Elizabeth Akers Harnish

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Margaret Elizabeth Akers Harnish, age 77 of Pulaski passed away Thursday, March 23, 2023 at her home. Born June 21, 1945 in Wythe County she was the daughter of the late Hansel & Mary Rakes Akers. She was also preceded in death by her son, Ray Melvin Harnish, Jr.



Margaret is survived by her



Ray Melvin Harnish – Pulaski



Kim Marie Byers – SC

Melissa Ann Surratt – Max Meadows


7 Grandchildren

6 Great Grandchildren

1 Great Great Grandchildren


Memorial services will be held 1:00 PM – Thursday, April 13, 2023 at the Pulaski Church of God with Bishop Donald Jones officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before service time that Thursday at the Church.


There will also be a memorial service 1:00 PM – Monday, April 17, 2023 at the Reamstown Church of God, 400 Pfautz Hill Road, Stevens, PA 17578. The family will receive friends one hour  before service time Monday at the Church.


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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.