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Thomas Donnie Akers

May 8, 1945 — November 23, 2020

Mr. Thomas Donnie Akers, age 75, of Big Sandy, TN passed away November 23, 2020 at St. Thomas Hospital Midtown, in Nashville, TN.  He was born on May 8, 1945, in Memphis, TN, to the late Roy Thomas and Carolyn Christopher Akers.  He was also preceded in death by a brother, Dean Akers, of Big Sandy, TN.  Mr. Akers was a railroad engineer with L & N Railroad and then retired from CSX Railroad.


Wife: Patricia Hollingsworth Akers of Paris, TN

Sons: Roy (Wendy) Akers of Big Sandy, TN

           Tommy (Jessica) Akers of Big Sandy, TN

           Chris Akers of Big Sandy, TN

           John (Brenda) Pardue of Bruceton, TN

Daughter: Kayla Pardue of Bruceton, TN

Grandchildren: Sammy, Nova Leigh, Ashton, Artemas, Aberiel (Abe), Atticus, Elizabeth, Hannah, Jake, Luke, and Kycen.

There will be a graveside service at 1 PM, on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at Crooked Creek Cemetery, in Big Sandy, TN, with Bro. Ken Zike officiating.




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Graveside Service

Sunday, November 29, 2020

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Crooked Creek Cemetery

, Big Sandy, TN 38221

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