Roger Bruce Akridge, 70, died June 26, 2017. He was born July 31, 1946, in Albertville to L.D. Homer Freeman and LaRue Burkhart Akridge. Mr. Akridge was in the U.S. Navy for four years at the Philadelphia Naval Hospital in Pennsylvania. He later worked as a pharmacist for 36 years at Cullman North Shopping Center. He also worked at Woodland Hospital Pharmacy and Southern Medical Equipment.
Mr. Akridge is survived by his wife of 47 years, Wanza Akridge; daughter, Elizabeth Leigh (Matthew) Hart; sons, Steven Chad (Danielle) Akridge and Matthew Brian Akridge; sisters, Jackie Gibson and Betty Ann Delchamps; and two grandchildren, Cole and Ava.
Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at Moss Service Funeral Home Chapel with funeral services at 2 p.m. with Matt Hart officiating.
Published on June 27, 2017