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 Cleo <I>Motes</I> Akins

Cleo Motes Akins

Banks County, Georgia, USA
Death 26 May 1992 (aged 83)
Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA
Burial Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA
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Wife of Rayford Lewis Akins

Mrs. R.L. Akins
Retired from J & J Fabrics
Hodges-Turner Funeral Home

BROOKLET -- Cleo Motes Akins, 83, died Tuesday morning in Bulloch Memorial Hospital after a long illness.

The Banks County native had been living in Bulloch County most of her life, was retired from J & J Fabrics, and was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Fostine and James R. Davis, Brooklet; a son and daughter-in-law, Rawdon L. and Carolyn T. Akins, Statesboro; a brother, Lloyd J. Motes, Metter; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in the Hodges-Turner Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Dorsey Horton officiating, assisted by the Rev. Mike Howard. Burial will be in Bulloch Memorial Gardens.

Active pallbearers will be Jim Davis, Ray Davis, Don Davis, Ted Davis, Lance Hodges and Tim Moore.

Visitation will begin today at 4 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Bulloch County Chapter of the American Cancer Society or the Bethel Baptist Church.

Reprinted from the Statesboro Herald, May 27, 1992.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 28587430
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cleo Motes Akins (29 Apr 1909–26 May 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28587430, citing Bulloch Memorial Gardens, Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Juanita Goolsby Langston (contributor 46859896) .