Policeman's Funeral set

Posted 7:00 p.m. CDT

Jonesboro--Funeral arrangements have been set for a former Jonesboro police department.  Scot Akers died early Friday morning.  He had recently been diagnosed with cancer.

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            Akers funeral will be held on Tuesday, June 24.  The service will be held at Emerson Funeral Home.  After the service his body will be buried at the Kennett Cemetery in Kennett, MO.  Visitation will be held on Monday from 5-8 p.m.   Akers funeral service begins at 10 a.m.