Interment will follow at the Oakland Cemetery in Poteau, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He passed away Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 in Fort Smith, Arkansas and was born July 9, 1921, in Williams to Henry and Laura (Gregory) Akins.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corp, where he served for four years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Oleta “Mae” Akins; his parents; three sisters; and two brothers.
Survivors include his son David Akins and wife Cindy; daughter Darla Humphries and husband Ronnie; and three grandchildren.
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