William Brian Akers, 46, of Prichard, WV. passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018 at his residence. Graveside service will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Monday, July 9, 2018 at Gilkerson Cemetery in Prichard with Brother Roy Akers officiating. He was born July 18, 1971 in Louisa, Ky. son of William Roy and Kathryn J. Bradley Akers of Prichard, WV. He was plant designer for C & I Engineering. In addition to his parents he is survived by one daughter Brittiany M. Akers; one son William B. Akers; two grandchildren Jameson R. Harless and Brayson R. Harless; several aunts, uncles and a host of other family and friends. Friends may call from 10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. Monday July 9, 2018 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy P.O. Box 541012 Cincinnati, Ohio 45254 in his honor. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at rollinsfh.com.