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 Edith <I>Franklin</I> Akins

Edith Franklin Akins

Candler County, Georgia, USA
Death 25 Jan 1990 (aged 76)
Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA
Burial Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 41534853 · View Source
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Edith F. Akins
REGISTER -- Mrs. Edith Franklin Akins, 76, died Thursday at Bulloch Memorial Hospital after a long illness.

The candler County native lived in Bulloch County most of her life and was a member of the New Castle Homemakers Club and Union Baptist Church.

Survivors incoude a son, Franklin Akins, Register; two sisters, Mrs. Naomi F. Neville, Register and Mrs. Mattie Lou F. Smith, Metter; two brothers, Benjamin R. Franklin and J.R. Franklin, both of Metter; and three grandchildren.

The funeral will be Saturday at 3 p.m. at Union Baptist Church with the Rev. Harold Smith officiating, assisted by the Rev. Eddie Potts. Burial will be in Ephesus Primitive Baptist Church cemetery.

The body will remain at the family residence on U.S. 301 South until 1:30 p.m. Saturday, at which time it will be taken to the church to lie in state until the funeral.

Remembrances may be made to Union Baptist Church.

Reprinted from Statesboro Herald 26 Jan 1990

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  • Created by: Juanita Goolsby Langston
  • Added: 3 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41534853
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edith Franklin Akins (11 Feb 1913–25 Jan 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41534853, citing Ephesus Cemetery, Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Juanita Goolsby Langston (contributor 46859896) .