|Birth: ||Jun. 28, 1916|
|Death: ||Nov. 15, 2011|
ADELLE BARNES AKIN, 95, died Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at St. Francis Hospital, Memphis, TN. Visitation for Mrs. Akin will be Saturday from 4-6 p.m. at Brummitt Funeral Home, Trezevant. Funeral services for Mrs. Akin will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Brummitt Funeral Home with burial to follow at Trezevant Cemetery, Trezevant, TN. Mrs. Akin was born June 28, 1916, in Christmasville, TN, to Vernie and Lizzie Mann Barnes.
Mrs. Akin was a member of Trezevant Cumberland Presbyterian Church and was also an Eastern Star. She was a former manager of the Trezevant High School cafeteria.
She is survived by a daughter, Mary Dean Currie, Collierville, TN; one brother, Windle (Wanda) Barnes, Trezevant, TN; three grandchildren, Angie Edge, Odenville, AL, John (Stephanie) Kerr, Panama City Beach, FL, and Neva (Cole) Higginbotham, Collierville, TN. She is also survived by seven great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Willard Akin; parents, Vernie and Lizzie Mann Barnes; two brothers, Clyde and Harry Barnes; and two sisters, Laverne Barnes and Shelia Barnes Shoff. In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to the Trezevant Cumberland, Presbyterian Church, PO Box 160, Trezevant, TN 38258. Online condolences can be sent to www.brummittfuneralhome. com Brummitt Funeral Home (731)352-2222
Published in The Commercial Appeal on November 18, 2011
Created by: Linda Wayman
Record added: Nov 18, 2011
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