January 21, 1959 ~ April 11, 2021 (age 62)
Rebecca “Becky” Lynn Akard passed away peacefully on Sunday April 11th, 2021.
Becky was born January 21st, 1959, in Fort Worth, TX to Virgil Holloway and wife, Glenda. She married her childhood sweetheart, James Akard, in St. Mary’s Church on July 17, 1976. Becky enjoyed camping, fishing, reading, and her animals. She enjoyed spending time with her friends and attending annual family reunions. Becky, “Nana” cherished and had many fun memories with her Grandchildren, Evelyn and Lainey. In a career lasting over 25yrs, Becky established many relationships within the title and real estate industries. Becky was committed to the success of her employer, Hamilton County Abstract Company.
Becky is survived by her husband, James; son, Will, and wife Melissa; son, Chris, and wife Emily; grandchildren, Evelyn and Lainey; and sister, Vicki Holladay, numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins, all of whom she had great love and affection for. Becky had a special bond with her sister-in-law, Eloise O’Bannon, and her cousin, Denise Whisenhunt.
Becky was preceded in death by her father and mother, Virgil and Glenda; and, her sister, Lori.
Visitation will be held on Friday, April 16th, from 5-7pm at the Stephenville Funeral Home. Service will be conducted by Father Noy Sparks, Priest, at St. Mary’s Anglican Church on the corner of College and Main in Hamilton, Tx at 2pm on Saturday, April 17th. Interment to follow at Country Oaks Cemetery in Hico, TX.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mary’s Anglican Church in Hamilton or the Trinity Anglican Church in Dublin.
Through God’s promise, Becky has entered her eternal home.