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Celebrating the life of
Sharon Holleman Akers
October 29, 1943 - January 18, 2018
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200
  • No Local Service

Offering our sincere and heartfelt condolences to the Akers family for the loss of your dear loved one. May you continue to find comfort from the scriptures found at “Revelation 21:3,4” also “2 Corinthians 1:3”.

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I'm so sorry for your loss. Please find comfort in the scripture found at John 5:28,29. There Jehovah has made a promise that will soon be a reality. I hope this helps. For more information, please visit jw.org.

Kelly , Pooler, Ga

Russ, so sorry for your loss, Sharon was a sweet woman, and we really enjoyed the times we spent together, if you need anything, please call or email us. Shawn & Deb

Shawn Elmore, Debbie Guymon, Thunderbolt, Ga

I am so very sorry for your loss. Losing a loved one in death is very painful. I can't exactly understand how you feel, but our Heavenly Father does and he will give you the strength you need to endure. May the wonderful memories you have of Sharon bring you comfort and the words found at Isaiah 41:13 where Jehovah God says he is grasping your right hand, the one saying do not be afraid I will help you during this difficult time.

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I am sorry for your loss Jehovah God has promised a resurrection hope for mankind Again I am sorry for your loss. please read John 5: 28,29 this scripture will give the family hope and strength, you can get more information on our web sight JW.org. Again I am sorry for your loss.

Cooper, Savannah, Ga

My condolences to your family on this painful loss. Please find comfort from Jesus words ay John 5;28 and visit www.jw.org for more promises.

Henry, , GA

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 and the website jw. org.

Niecy, Savannah, GA

May the God who comforts us in ALL our trials be with your Family during this time of sorrow. (2 Corinthians 1:3). My sincere condolences to your Family.

Nitha & Family , ,

Sharon Holleman Akers, 74, of Tybee Island, Georgia, passed away Thursday morning, January 18h, 2018.

She was born in Byron, Georgia, to Cliff Holleman and Frances Hudson Holleman and was their youngest child.

In 1961, she married Russell Akers of Byron, Georgia. They were married for 57 years.

Sharon was retired from the Henry County Sheriff’s Office with 33 years serving the citizens of Henry County in both Sheriff’s Office and Police Department positions. She held the unique distinctions of being the first female deputy in the Henry County Sheriff’s Office and the first female superior officer in the Henry County Police Department. She and Russell also served as volunteer leaders of the Henry County Teen Deputies, an organization focused on familiarizing teens with the role of law enforcement.

She was preceded in death by her father, Cliff Holleman, her mother, Frances Hudson Holleman, her sister, Marian Holleman Travis, and her brother, Reggie Holleman.  She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Russell Akers of Tybee Island, Georgia.

Sharon was a friend to many. She was known for her honesty and her generosity. She will be greatly missed.

On Saturday, February 3, 2018, family will be available for visitation between 1pm and 2pm with a memorial service to follow at 2pm at Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Home in McDonough, Georgia.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (www.stjude.org).

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Offering our sincere and heartfelt condolences to the Akers family for the loss of your dear loved one. May you continue to find comfort from the scriptures found at “Revelation 21:3,4” also “2 Corinthians 1:3”.

, ,

I'm so sorry for your loss. Please find comfort in the scripture found at John 5:28,29. There Jehovah has made a promise that will soon be a reality. I hope this helps. For more information, please visit jw.org.

Kelly , Pooler, Ga

Russ, so sorry for your loss, Sharon was a sweet woman, and we really enjoyed the times we spent together, if you need anything, please call or email us. Shawn & Deb

Shawn Elmore, Debbie Guymon, Thunderbolt, Ga

I am so very sorry for your loss. Losing a loved one in death is very painful. I can't exactly understand how you feel, but our Heavenly Father does and he will give you the strength you need to endure. May the wonderful memories you have of Sharon bring you comfort and the words found at Isaiah 41:13 where Jehovah God says he is grasping your right hand, the one saying do not be afraid I will help you during this difficult time.

, ,

I am sorry for your loss Jehovah God has promised a resurrection hope for mankind Again I am sorry for your loss. please read John 5: 28,29 this scripture will give the family hope and strength, you can get more information on our web sight JW.org. Again I am sorry for your loss.

Cooper, Savannah, Ga

My condolences to your family on this painful loss. Please find comfort from Jesus words ay John 5;28 and visit www.jw.org for more promises.

Henry, , GA

My condolences to the family. May you find comfort in the scripture at Revelation 21:4 and the website jw. org.

Niecy, Savannah, GA

May the God who comforts us in ALL our trials be with your Family during this time of sorrow. (2 Corinthians 1:3). My sincere condolences to your Family.

Nitha & Family , ,


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