AREA OBITUARIES -- Luverne Akers
Mrs. Luverne Akers of Fulton, Ky. passed away Saturday, April 16, 2022 at the Clinton Place in Clinton, Ky.
She was born on April 17, 1936 in Obion County, Tenn. to the late Herbert and Mazie Fulcher Slaughter.
Luverne was a member of The People Place Assembly of God in South Fulton and was a homemaker. She lived
most of her life in this area.
She is survived by her children: Douglas Neal Akers of Fulton, Ralph Sherman Akers of Ft. Myers, Fla.,
Danny Lee Akers of Murray, Ky., Anthony Ray Akers of St Joseph, Mich., Dennis Roger Akers of Fulton,
a step-daughter Judy Lark of Charleston, W.V.; 10 grandchildren, numerous great, great-great and
great-great-great children, three sisters: Marine Watts of Chicago, Ill., Janice McIntyre of Fulton, and June Alexander of Fulton.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Charles Richard Akers, a son Richard
Steven Akers, a sister Margie Wicker, two brothers: Herbert Slaughter and Bruce Slaughter and a half
brother, Pete Worley.
Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Thursday, April 21, 2022 at The People Place Assembly of God in South
Fulton with burial to follow in the Pleasant View Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 5-7 PM Wednesday. Mrs. Akers will lie in state at The People Place from 10 AM Thursday until the hour of service.
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