Joe Henry Akins(1960 - 2013)

Mr. Joe Henry Akins

Mr. Joe Henry Akins, age 52, passed away Tuesday, January 29th, 2013.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Akins; two daughters, Kennetha and Tina; five brothers, Nelson Akins, Jr., Tom William Akins, Billy L. Akins, William Akins and Robert Mintlow; five sisters, Mai K. Gooch, Deloris Akins, Donna Akins, Linda Akins and Mary Mintlow.

Service for Mr. Akins will be Friday, February 1st at the Franklin Road Baptist Church, 3148 Franklin Rd., Murfreesboro. Lie in state 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Family visitation 11 a.m. with funeral to follow at 12 Noon. Burial at the Sand Hill Cemetery in LaVergne.

Services are in the care of Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel, (931) 685-4200;

Published in The Daily News Journal on Feb. 1, 2013