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Leonard E. Akins, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1945
Death: May 31, 2007

LEONARD E. AKINS, JR., 62, of Memphis, departed this life Thursday, May 31, 2007. He was a retired Marine veteran of the Vietnam War. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Bonnie Akins of Memphis; his daughter, Tammy Bates of Charlotte, NC; his son, James A. Payne, Jr. of Memphis; seven grandchildren, Crystal Payne and Jamie Payne, both of Memphis, Chelsea Payne, Meghan Payne, Austin Payne and Noah Payne of Ecru, MS, and Blake Coker of Cordova; and two great-grandchildren, Darrion Littlejohn and Kory Pettigrew, both of Memphis. Our beloved Papaw will be dearly missed. The visitation will be held Sunday, June 3 at Forest Hill East Funeral Home from 5-7 p.m. The service will be held Monday, June 4 at 10 a.m. at Forest Hill East Funeral Home. Burial will be in Forest Hill East Cemetery. Forest Hill Funeral Home (Published in The Commercial Appeal on June 3, 2007) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Bonnie Jean Akins (1947 - 2013)
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery East
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Carole McCaig
Record added: May 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 110189162
Leonard E. Akins, Jr
Added by: Martha Hall Wise McElroy
 
Leonard E. Akins, Jr
Added by: Martha Hall Wise McElroy
 
Leonard E. Akins, Jr
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Added by: Brenda Huntley
 
 
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At rest in the Shepherd's Psalm Garden, with thanks for your service.
- Martha Hall Wise McElroy
 Added: Jun. 14, 2013
 
 
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