Family-Placed Death Notice
AKINS, Kenneth Kenneth Paul Akins, Sr. age 91 of East Point, GA passed away on Sunday, September, 28, 2008. He was a WWII Veteran, T. Sgt Army Signal Corps, retired with over 40 years service with Western Union and an elder and bible school teacher at East Point Christian Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Ruth. Survivors are his sons, Ken (Lynn) Akins of Lilburn, GA., Tom (Linda) Akins of Tyrone, GA; grandsons, Jeff, Matt, Aaron, Adam and Steven; great-grandchildren, Joseph, Alyssa and Caleb. Visitation will be held Wednesday, October 1st, 5 - 8 PM at Carmichael - Hemperley Funeral Home, East Point, GA. Funeral service will be held Thursday, October 2nd 11:00 AM at East Point Christian Church. Interment will be at 2:30 PM following the church service in Kennasaw Memorial Park Cemetery, Marietta, GA. Dr. Hoyt Johnson and Ralph Warren officiating. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to East Point Chrisitian Church or the Boy Scouts of America.