8/12/2019 12:38:00 PM Jeremiah James Akers, 18, Buchanan Funeral Home
Jeremiah James Akers, 18, of Deputy died Friday, August 9, 2019, in Scottsburg.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Rev. Mike Payne officiating. Cremation will follow services. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, August 12, 2019, and after 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Bethany Baptist Cemetery at a later date.
Mr. Akers was a former employee of Denny's Restaurant and a member of Bethany Baptist Church in Deputy.
He was born January 10, 2001.
Survivors include his adoptive parents, Carma Akers; mother and stepfather, Tina and Donnie Ebertshauser of Madison; father, Edgar Barger of Scottsburg; sisters, Hannah (Jeremy) Ebertshauser of Austin, Victoria Akers of Deputy, and Rebeckah Lamaster of Scottsburg.
Mr. Akers was preceded in death by his adoptive father, Charley Akers and his girlfriend, Elizabeth Wagner.