Virginia M Akers, 91, of Carlinville, IL, formerly of Gillespie, IL, died at Friendship Home, Carlinville, IL on Thursday, August 2, 2018. She was born May 20, 1927, in Affton, MO. She married Bill Monschein. She later married James Akers. Virginia was retired after having been an LPN at a nursing home. She is survived by her children, Jan Smith of Carlinville, IL, Jamie (David) Nurdin of Carlinville, IL, Jeri (Todd) Ziglar of Benld, IL, grandchildren, Angie Abernathy, Justin Ruppel, Casey Smith, Rachel Reitmeier, Tiffany Hoog, and 9 great grandchildren. Virginia was preceded in death by her parents, both spouses, daughter, Juanita Campbell and 15 brothers and sisters. Family services will be held. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.