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Edgar Harris Akins
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1917
Raeford
Hoke County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 2006
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA



Edgar Harris Akins


Mr. Akins, of Charlotte, formerly of Winston-Salem, was born July 27, 1917 in Raeford, NC to Clyde Lavant Akins and Fairy Stanley Akins, and passed away on September 9, 2006.

He was stationed at Pearl Harbor in December of 1941, and served in combat in the Pacific Arena until he was honorably discharged in 1945.

Mr. Akins was predeceased by his wife Eloise.

He is survived by his son David Lavant Akins and his grandchildren David Matheson Akins and Lyall Kruesi Akins of Charlotte.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.

A graveside service will be held at the US National Cemetery on Statesville Boulevard in Salisbury at 1 PM on Friday.


* Added information below is from another Findagrave Contributor:

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Burial information

* Section 18 Site 248

(This gravesite is located in the Salisbury National Cemetery Annex and not in the older Salisbury National Cemetery.)


-Appreciation-

Thank you to Devil Kitty Designs for providing the nice photo of the markerstone of Edgar Harris Akins for this memorial page in his memory. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Eloise Grubbs Akins (1920 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salisbury National Cemetery Annex
Salisbury
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: SECTION 18 SITE 248
 
Created by: Autumn
Record added: Sep 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15729215
Edgar Harris Akins
Added by: Devil Kitty Designs
 
 
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- Carolina Grave Hunter
 Added: Dec. 7, 2011

- Donna
 Added: Apr. 24, 2011

- Autumn
 Added: Jun. 12, 2010
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