|Death: ||Oct. 30, 1968|
Jake Akins dies Wednesday
Jake Akins, 72, died Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 30, at his residence after an extended illness. He was a native and life-long resident of Bulloch County and was a veteran of World War I.
Survivors are two daughters; Mrs. Virginia Hall and Mrs. Cecil Gay, both of Statesboro, two sons, James Ray Akins and Carlton Akins, both of Statesboro; one grandchild, one great grandchild, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Friday morning at 11:00 o'clock from the Chapel of Barnes Funeral Home with Dr. j. Robert Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Eastside Cemetery. Nephews will serve as active pallbearers.
Reprinted from SH. Friday. october 31. 1968
Created by: Juanita Goolsby Langston
Record added: Jul 24, 2008
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