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Neva Dean Sherrell Akin

  • Birth 14 May 1908
  • Death 19 Oct 1993
  • Burial Amarillo, Randall County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section 3A Lot 11 Space 8F
  • Memorial ID 18537069

Interment: October 19, 1993

(Published in Amarillo Daily News, October 20, 1993)

Neva Dean Akin, 85, of Amarillo, died Tuesday, Oct. 19, 1993.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Memorial Chapel of Schooler-Gordon-Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Directors, Fifth Avenue and Pierce Street, with the Rev. James E. Garrett of Polk Street United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery.

Mrs. Akin was born in Houston. She married Buddy Akin in 1933 at Colorado City. He died in 1984. She moved to Amarillo from Hereford in 1957. She was a homemaker and a member of Polk Street United Methodist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Nora Pokrinchak and Candy Harz, both of Amarillo; a son, Ward Akin of Amarillo; two sisters, Pauline Tidwell of Round Rock and Alberta Frank of Big Spring.

The family will be at 800 S. Kentucky or 6702 Bengal Court.

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  • Created by: Walter Dunn
  • Added: 21 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18537069
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Neva Dean Sherrell Akin (14 May 1908–19 Oct 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18537069, citing Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Walter Dunn (contributor 46835578) .