Mary Lou Akers, 65, of Yukon WV, passed away Saturday, July 11, 2020 at her residence. Born June 26, 1955, at Ft. Belvoir Air Force Base in Fairfax, VA. She was the daughter of the late Ernest Lee Andrews and Frieda Jeanette Addair-Andrews of Yukon, WV.

She was a resident of McDowell County. She spent a greater part of her life in Brevard, N.C. She was a graduate of Big Creek High School.

In addition to her Father, she was preceded in death by one brother, Ernest Lee Andrews II.

Survivors include her mother, Frieda Jeanette Andrews of Yukon, WV; one son, Thomas Edward Wingo II of Yukon, WV; one daughter, Amanda Leigh Wingo of Yukon, WV; her step children, Roy Akers Jr. of Brevard, N.C., Darla Bowling of Brevard, N.C., Stewart Akers of Brevard, N.C., one sister, Darlene Arz of Jewett City, CT, and twelve grandchildren: Tiffany Hagerman, Kyla Wingo, Taylor Akers, Geoffrey Wingo, Jeremiah Wingo, Jacob Wingo, Brittany Akers, Meriah Lester, Christian Houston, Megan Akers, Natalie Akers, Austin Smith, Kaylee Holland, and three great grandchildren: Marianna Hagerman, Xyrek Akers, Xehelix Akers.

In keeping with her wishes, the body has been cremated & there will be no services.

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Fanning Funeral Home of Welch / War is serving the Akers Family.