June 6, 1969
HOWE - Services for Mrs. Vie Akins, 88, who died Saturday in a Van
Alstyne nursing home, will be at 2 p.m. Monday from Howe First Methodist
Church. Burial will be in Van Alstyne Cemetery under direction of Flesher
Born in Kentucky Aug. 19, 1880, she later was married to the late
Luther Akins. Mrs. Akins was a member of the Howe Methodist Church.
The family will be at the chapel from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Bob Goolsby and Mrs. Luther
Cavender, both of Van Alstyne; two sons, Murray Akins of Howe and Euilee
Akins of Van Alstyne; and eight grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.