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Doyle Waid Akeman

April 22, 1945 September 7, 2019
Doyle Waid Akeman
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Mr. Doyle “Waid” Akeman, 74, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Tuesday from 5 to 8 PM at A. J. McMurphy’s.
Waid grew up in a military family and lived in numerous places. He graduated from ECU and lived most of his adult life in Greenville where he made numerous friends who became his family. He managed the Rathskeller for several years, before working as a chef at numerous area restaurants, including, Villa Roma, Sweet Caroline’s, Annabelle’s, Swiss Chalet, Szechaun Garden, and most recently at Cypress Glen.
Waid was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his:
brother, Norman Johnson, III and wife, Aida;
sister, Cindy Thuer and husband, Chuck, all of Milwaukee, WI; and
nephews, Johnny Johnson of Clayton, NC.
Danny Johnson of the Milwaukee, WI area; and
nieces, Scarlett Johnson, Melanie Dvorkin, Jodi Marcus and Melissa Strupp all of the Milwaukee, WI area.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pitt County Humane Society, P.O. Box 8121, Greenville, NC 27835.

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Celebration of Life




5:00 PM 9/10/2019 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/10/2019 8:00:00 PM
A. J. McMurphy's

1914 Turnbury Square
Greenville, NC 27858

A. J. McMurphy's
1914 Turnbury Square Greenville 27858 NC
United States

Memorial Contribution

Pitt County Humane Society

Greenville, NC
P. O. Box 8121, Greenville, NC 27835

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