Linda Akers, age 78, of Webbers Falls, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday, July 13th, 2021 at the Enid Senior Care in Enid, Oklahoma.
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Linda was born in McCurtain, Oklahoma on November 27th, 1942 the daughter of Harrell Markham and Ardie Markham. She and her family moved to Carlsbad, New Mexico where she met and married the love of her life, Michael "Mikey" Akers. Linda attended New Mexico State University obtaining her Registered Nursing degree and Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She retired from the Veterans Medical Center in Muskogee, Oklahoma.
Linda was passionate about helping Veterans receive the care they needed. She also loved cooking, fishing with her husband, gardening, especially her rose garden, and spending time with her family including her two granddaughters, who she adored.
Survivors include her son, Michael Akers and his fiancé Kimberly, two granddaughters: Sarah Akers Gagnon and husband Matthew of Fenton Michigan, Brianna Akers of Grand Rapids, Michigan and a brother Charles Markham of Webbers Falls, Oklahoma.
Arrangements are under the direction of Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home.