Obituary for Violet Madeline Snavely Akers
Violet Madeline Snavely Akers, age 88 of Dublin passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at her home.
Born May 10, 1929 in Wythe County she was the daughter of the late Clyde Howard Snavely, Sr. & Beulah Delorice Chrisley Snavely. Her sister, Virginia Snavely Hodge also preceded her in death.
She attended Crosswalk Church in Wytheville. She was a bookkeeper for 45 years at Jack Akers Garage, Dublin.
She is survived by her
Husband of 70 years Jack “Smiling Jack” Akers – Dublin
Sons Roger (Mary) Akers – Dublin
Michael “Wimpy” (Charlene) Akers – Dublin
Granddaughter Tessa (Justin) Atkins – Dublin
Grandson Ryan (Tamara) Akers – Dublin
Great Grandson Jackson Akers – Dublin
Brother Clyde (Jeanette) Snavely, Jr. – Roanoke
Several nieces, nephews and special friends
Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM – Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Pastors Robbie Patton and Larry Meadors officiating. Entombment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens Mausoleum, Dublin.
The family will receive friends Friday evening between 5:00-7:00 PM at the Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.
Thank you to Dr. Osemobor, Advanced Health Services and Medi-Home Health & Hospice.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in her memory be made to the church, organization or charity of your choosing.
To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com
Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.