Billy Everett Akridge, 75, of Center

Billy Everett Akridge, 75, of Center, passed away Monday, July 18, 2022 in Nacogdoches, Tx.

Funeral Service will be 10:00 am Wednesday July 20, 2022 at Mangum Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jon Sherrill officitating. Interment will follow at Mt. Herman Cemetery. Visitation will be an hour prior to the service at Mangum Chapel.

Billy was born November 14, 1946 to Luther and Edna Avis (Adkison) Akridge.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Jan Akridge, parents, Luther and Edna Akridge, sisters, Carolyn Fenley, Joyce Chandler and Susan Toomer and brothers, Jimbo Akridge, Benny Joe Akridge, Danny Akridge and Gene Akridge  

He is survived by Children: Tara Jordan and Brandon of Center; Chad Akridge and Leslie of Center; J.C. Akridge and Amanda of Center

Grandchildren: Jake Jordan and Sarah, Kolby and Kamryn Jordan, Kason Jordan, Bo Jordan, Austin and Shelby Akridge, Isabella Akridge, Raylee Akridge, Lauren Akridge, Wyatt Akridge, and Jaidyn Akridge

Great Grandson: Easton Lee Akridge and Carson Akridge

Special Nephew: Junior Miller

Numerous Nieces and Nephews

Pallbearers will be his grandsons Jake Jordan, Kolby Jordan, Kason Jordan, Bo Jordan, Austin Akridge and Wyatt Akridge

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Mangum Funeral Home, Center, is in charge of arrangements.


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