Joy Akers, 78, of Ashland, Kentucky passed away February 15, 2016 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
Mrs. Akers was born March 3, 1937 in Magoffin County, Kentucky a daughter of the late John and Mary Puckett Bailey.
Joy loved her children and family unconditionally
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Eldid Akers
1 son Tommy Akers
1 brother Byron Jr. Bailey
She is survived by
James Akers of Ashland
Danny and Jennie Akers of Wooster, Ohio
Joe and Thelma Akers of Ashland
Tony and Kathy Akers of Greenup, Kentucky
Richard and Charlotte Akers of Ashland
Terry and Lorie Akers of Ashland
Brenda and Tad Johns of Mt. Vernon, Ohio
Tonya and Kenny Clark of Ashland, Kentucky
Charles and Louise Bailey of Salyersville, Kentucky
Bill Bailey of Ashland, Kentucky
Dora and Edgar McCarty of Florida
17 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and a slew of nieces, nephews, and friends.
Funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 pm February 18, 2016 at South Side Church of The Nazarene in Catlettsburg, Kentucky by Pastor Jim Webster. Burial will be in Caroline Cemetery in Raceland, Kentucky.
Visitation will be from 11:00 am until funeral time on Thursday.