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 Nellie Kissear <I>Pickens</I> Akins

Nellie Kissear Pickens Akins

Etowah, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA
Death 14 Sep 1995 (aged 84)
Etowah, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA
Burial McMinn County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 27278353 · View Source
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Nellie Pickens Akins
Died September 14, 1995

Nellie Pickens Akins, 84, of Riceville, died early this morning at McMinn Memorial Nursing Home.

A lifelong resident of McMinn County, she was a member of Clay Hill Baptist Church. She was the daughter of the late Reece and Emma Hall Pickens, and was also preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Akins; two sisters, Nola Pickens Akins and Sue Pickens Rogers; three brothers, Clyde Pickens, Jessie Pickens and Ray Pickens; and a grandson, Michael Akins.

Survivors include three sons and daughters-in-law, Arnold and Ann Akins of Pauline, S.C., Bill and Fay Akins of Riceville, and Steve and Sandy Akins of Athens; one daughter and son-in-law, Wanda and Poley Davis of Etowah; a brother, Bob Pickens of North Carolina; nine grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 8 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Bordwine Funeral Home with the Rev. Bruce Hensley officiating. Family and friends will assemble at 10 a.m. Saturday at Jones Chapel Cemetery for graveside services.

The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

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  • Maintained by: Glenda Rowland
  • Originally Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin
  • Added: 2 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27278353
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nellie Kissear Pickens Akins (5 Jun 1911–14 Sep 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27278353, citing Jones Chapel Cemetery, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Glenda Rowland (contributor 47074600) .