Sally Ann Lagesse


Sally Ann Lagesse, 63, passed away at home surrounded by family on Friday, Jan. 6, 2023.

On June 9, 1959, she was born to the late Charles Edward Akers and the late Abbie (Butcher) Akers.

Sally was united in marriage to Michael F. Lagesse on April 22, 1977, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 11, 2015.

Sally was a member of Reform Baptist church. She loved boating on Mark Twain Lake, card games, and family get-togethers.

Sally will be missed by her children, Cory Akers (Jennifer) and Amy Clark; brothers, Diamond Young, Roger Young (Anita), Charles Akers (Bonnie); sister, Linda Davidson; aunt, Hazel Girrardl special friend, John Warneke and grandchildren, Andrew Clark, and Lexus Charlton (Vernace).

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Chad Akers and two brothers, Roy Young and Clifford Akers.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023, at Maupin Funeral Home with Jason Akers officiating. Friends will be received from 11a.m. until the time of service. Interment will be held at Benton City Cemetery.

Memorial donations can be made Gentiva Hospice c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, MO 65251.

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