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Warren J. "Jay" Akers, Jr.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Warren J. "Jay" Akers, Jr., 49, of Lexington, NC, passed away Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011 at Wake Forrest Baptist University Hospital in Winston-Salem.

He was born Aug. 31, 1962 in New Castle, IN.

He was a surveyor, Party Chief for WSP-Sells in Mooresville, NC.

He was a Marine Corp Veteran and a member of American Legion in Indianapolis.

Survivors include his wife, Ellen Akers, Lexington, NC; parents, Velma and David Thompson, Bicknell; four sons, William, Jayson, David Jay, Phillip; a daughter, Amanda; six grandchildren, Piston, Keira, Kendal, Kaylee, Kaitlyn and Kameron; a brother and three sisters.

Funeral service will be Welch & Cornett Funeral Home, in Worthington, 1 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 12.

Friends may call at the funeral home 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m. Saturday until time of service.

Burial will be in Worthington Cemetery.

Military graveside service will be conducted.

Online condolences for the family can be made at welchcornett.com.