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Rebecca S. Akridge

Rebecca S. Akridge Rebecca S. Akridge

Rebecca Sharon Akridge, 40, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville surrounded by her family.

She was born May 14, 1980, in Corydon, the daughter of Pat Akridge and Brenda Grut.

She worked at Tyson Foods and Auto Zone in Corydon.

Her daughter and her family and friends were the foundation of her life. Becky was a proud mother and a cool aunt to all her nieces and nephews. Becky was smart and charismatic, and she never met a stranger. Becky was the life of any party.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Brenda Grut; grandma, Fanny Johnson; and grandma, Earleen Boss.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory her daughter, Cersy White; her crazy sisters, Brenda Fetz and Stephanie Valdivieso (Martin), both of Corydon, and Pam Muntz and Patti Hardin (John), both of New Albany; brother, Shawn Akridge of Utica; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 8, 2021, at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon. Pastor David Skidmore will officiate.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 12 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Burial will be Heidelberg Cemetery in Corydon.

Pallbearers will be Christopher and Brook Knowland, Tyler Thomas, John and Patti Hardin and Evan Cox. Honorary pallbearer will be Cersy White.