Shawn Leighton Akins

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Shawn Leighton Akins

  • Birth 31 Dec 1966
  • Death 15 Jul 2004
  • Burial Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 98250163

GRAY - Shawn Leighton Akins, Sr., 37, of Plantation Club Court, died Thursday, July 15, 2004. Funeral services will be held at 3P.M., Sunday, July 18, 2004, in the Chapel of Ingleside Baptist Church, with burial at Macon Memorial Park, with full firefighter's honors. Rev. Mike Hickman will officiate. -The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. Saturday at Bridges Funeral Home in Gray. -Mr. Akins was born on December 31, 1966, in Macon and had lived in Gray for the past eight years. He was a graduate of Cross Keys Christian Academy and had attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton. Mr. Akins was a home health care contractor, as well as a volunteer firefighter with the Jones County Volunteer Fire Department, serving at Station 8, and a member of Ingleside Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles J. Akins and Aaron and Blanche Trawick. -Mr. Akins is survived by his wife, Mitzi Spearman Akins of Gray; sons, Shawn Leighton Akins, Jr., and Michael Charles Akins, both of Gray; a daughter, Brittni Hawes of Warner Robins; his parents, Mary Trawick Reed of Macon and Charles and Teresa Akins of Macon; sister and brother-in-law: Tina and Mike Wallis of Macon; step-brother: Walt Huellemeier of Macon; step-sister and brother-in-law: Erin H. and Joseph White, IV, of Macon; grandmother: Rebecca S. Akins of Macon; as well as many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. -In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the Shawn Akins Children College Fund, in care of Suntrust Bank in Macon, Georgia. -The family may be contacted at the residence at 1119 Plantation Club Court in Gray. -Bridges Funeral Home in Gray has charge of arrangements. Shawn Akins, Sr.
The Macon Telegraph
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Grandmother Alma Rebecca Strickland Akins


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  • Created by: Dottie Gilder
  • Added: 3 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 98250163
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Shawn Leighton Akins (31 Dec 1966–15 Jul 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 98250163, citing Macon Memorial Park, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Dottie Gilder (contributor 47220799) .