Whitesburg KY

Shelby Akemon buried at Hallie

Shelby Dean Akemon, 63, died May 14 at his residence at Hallie.

A son of the late Carlo and Mandy Cornett Akemon, he was also preceded in death by two daughters, Amanda Carol Akemon and Andrea Jean Akemon; five brothers, Henry Akemon, Hillard Akemon, Frank Akemon, Delbert Akemon and Wayne Akemon; and two sisters, Marie Price and Celia Akemon.

Surviving are his wife, Gloria Jean Halcomb Akemon; two sons, Shelby Akemon Jr. and Bobby Michael Akemon, both of Cornettsville; a sister, Ruth Gibson of Premium; three grandchildren, William Shelby Akemon, Corney Michelle Akemon and Clayton Michael Akemon; and three great-grandchildren, Jaydon Shelby, William Kaydon and Mason Tyler Cole.

Funeral services were held May 16 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Akemon family cemetery at Hallie.

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