|Birth: ||Mar. 20, 1902|
|Death: ||Aug. 24, 1977|
Brooklet - Funeral services were held Friday at Brooklet First Baptist Church for Floyd A. Akins, 75, who died Wednesday at Bulloch Memorial Hospital in Statesboro after a short illness.
The Bulloch County native had lived in Brooklet most of his life and was a retired pharmacist. He had owned and operated City Drug Co., in Brooklet until his retirement two years ago.
He was a deacon of Brooklet First Baptist Church and a director of Farmers and Merchants Bank in Brooklet. He was a member of the Brooklet Kiwanis Club and was a Mason.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Floyd A. Akins, of Brooklet; a daughter, Mrs. Ann Sutherland of Louisville, Ky., three sisters, Mrs. J.L. Cannon, Mrs. George Mallard and Mrs. Max Edenfield, all of Statesboro; five brothers, Doy A., Fred, Datis, Ernest and Inman Akins, all of Statesboro and two grandchildren.
Burial was in Eastside Cemetery in Statesboro.
Smith-Tillman Mortuary of Statesboro was in charge.
Reprinted from SMN August 27, 1977
Welcome Amos Akins (1877 - 1945)
Missouri Barnes Akins (1877 - 1959)
Floyd Amos Akins (1902 - 1977)
John Doy Akins (1903 - 1987)*
Fred Morgan Akins (1905 - 1984)*
Clyde Akins Cannon (1906 - 2007)*
Wilma Akins Mallard (1910 - 1993)*
Irene Akins Edenfield (1912 - 2005)*
Inman Webster Akins (1917 - 1999)*
Created by: Juanita Goolsby Langston
Record added: Mar 24, 2008
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