Akers, Barbara Bryant

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Barbara Bryant Akers, 91, passed away Thursday, January 13, 2022 at her home in Christiansburg. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church and retired at 25 years with Sears.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, George Midkiff and Harold Akers; son, John Keith Midkiff; daughter, Deborah Myers; and sister, Patricia Kesling.

Left to cherish her memories are her children, Eddie and Vickie Midkiff, Martha Lynn Akers, David and Debbie Akers, and Richard Myers; grandchildren, Tracy and Brian Lytton, G. E. and Amanda Midkiff, and Tanner Akers; great grandchildren, Breanna, Jacob, Kaleb and Parker; sister-in-law, Janice Jones and many nieces and nephews; very special friends, Richard and Lizzie King; her caregivers, Mary, Ann and Happy; and many other relatives and friends.

The family would like to give special thanks to Good Samaritan Hospice.

The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at the Mullins Funeral Home in Radford. Funeral services will begin at 11a.m. Interment will follow in West View Cemetery in Radford.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the American Cancer Society or to the charity of your choice.

The Akers family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford, Virginia. www.mullinsfuneralhome.com.