Christa Gertrude Akers, age 91, of Harold, KY, wife of Eddie Akers, passed away Thursday, August 2, 2018 at her residence. She was born December 23, 1926 in Liegnitz, Germany, a daughter of the late Gorg and Luise Thon Wagner. She was an owner and operator of Akers General retail store, Chairwoman of the Women's Committee of Floyd County Farm Bureau and an Evangelist and member of the Betsy Layne Freewill Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband, Eddie, she is survived by three sons: Randel Akers, Gregory (Carol) Akers and Saul Eddie (Sherry) Akers all of Harold, KY, five grandchildren; Monica Owens, Dwayne Akers, Dianna Mattingly, Jessica Kidd, Christopher Akers and six great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be conducted for Mrs. Akers at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 4 in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel with Barry Clark officiating. Burial will follow in the Lee Alley Cemetery, Galveston, KY. Visitation is 6:00 PM Friday at Hall Funeral Home, Martin, KY.