Robert Akers

Robert Ben Akers

Tuesday, October 27th, 1936 - Monday, May 4th, 2020
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Robert “Bob” Akers, 83, resident of Franklin, passed away May 4, 2020.

Bob was born in Kalamazoo, MI and was a US Marine Corp Veteran. He is deeply loved and will be greatly missed by his surviving wife, Joan and their six children, 10 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and 2 beloved sisters. One daughter predeceased Bob.

Bob loved restoring antique tractors and engines and was a member of the Early Farm Days Tractor and Engine Club.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of Flowers, memorial donations may be made to ones favorite charity.

Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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Brown/Vaughan Family

Posted at 04:46pm
We will miss you.
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Sabrina Henwood

Posted at 12:32am
Thank you for loving me as one of your own. We had a special bond and i'll never forget that! You will be missed so much. Don't worry I'll be sure not to eat all the deviled eggs and save some for you when the family makes some :) Love you!

Michael Banos

Posted at 09:39pm
I love you Gramps.. You were always awesome to talk with and will be deeply missed.
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Jan Cabe Moore

Posted at 09:26pm
We just saw this, so very very sorry. He was one of a kind !!!! Chris & Jan Moore

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