Obituary for Shirley Yvonne Pagan Akers

Shirley Yvonne Pagan Akers, age 82 of Barren Springs passed away Saturday morning September 22, 2018 at her home. Born January 18, 1936 in Pulaski she was the daughter of the late Walter Herman Pagan & Stella Mae Jones Pagan. Her husband, Hobert Charlie Akers (2011), brothers, Ray, Wayne and Jimmy Pagan, sister, Carolyn Ann Highsmith also preceded her in death.

She is survived by her 


Ricky Gene Akers & Fiancée, Myra Albert – Pulaski

Rhonda Sue Taylor – Pulaski

Donna Renee Williams – Pulaski

Paul Wayne Akers & wife, Angie Akers – Pulaski

Wendy Shannon Marshall & husband, Michial Marshall – Allisonia

16 Grandchildren            26 Great Grandchildren 


Bobby Pagan – Windle, NC

Barry Pagan – Boomer, NC


Lena Parks – Newport News, VA

Brenda Peters – Newport News, VA

Robin Breedlove – Pulaski

Many nieces and nephews 

Funeral services will be held 11:00 – Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Pastor Dennis Trail officiating. Interment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.

The family will receive friends Tuesday afternoon between 3:00-5:00 PM at the funeral home.

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