|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1949|
|Death: ||Jul. 30, 2012|
ANDY JOHN AKIN, 62 of Gentry, AR passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 .
Mr. Akin was born November 24, 1949 in Siloam Springs, AR; he was the son of Alva Neil & Ruthe Marie Akin. Andy earned several degrees and had attended the University of Oklahoma, University of Tulsa and Northeastern State University. He was a Chemical Engineer for AMOCO in Tulsa for several years and had also work at McKee Foods. He was a member of the Dawn Hill Golf Club. Andy enjoyed drinking coffee at T-N-T in Decatur with friends, enjoyed football, basketball and golf, played guitar, he had an interest in science and astronomy.
Son Nathan John Akin Brooklyn, NY
Sister Neila Page & husband Jack Fayetteville, AR
Andy is also survived by other family, friends and loved ones. He was preceded in death by his parents Alva & Ruth and a half brother Bill Singleton.
The funeral was held at the Backstrom – Pyeatte Chapel in Siloam Springs on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 2:00 pm. Rev. Lyndle Taylor officiated the service. Burial was at Foreman Cemetery in Westville, OK under the direction of Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Siloam Springs, AR.
Alva Neil Akin (1914 - 1964)
Ruthe Marie Hagan Akin (1915 - 1989)
Created by: Glenita Randolph Guthrie
Record added: Aug 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94724757
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