Kate Landrum Akins, age 97, of Bell passed away on Monday, February 18, 2013 at Ayers Health & Rehabilitation Center in Trenton. Kate was born on March 6, 1915 in Suwannee County to Lee Landrum & Mollie Hunt Landrum. She was the eleventh child out of twelve. She was a lifelong resident of Gilchrist County, a retired nurse and a member of Bethel Church of Christ.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Akins, her son and daughter-in-law, Stanley and Ruth Akins, her daughter, Betty McManus, her grandson, Russell Akins and all of her siblings. She is survived by her daughter, Jean Akins Scott of Trenton, seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at Bethel Church of Christ with Mr. David Halter officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery.
Arrangements under the care of Watson Funeral Home, 426 W. Wade Street, Trenton, FL. 32693 (352) 463-8888. Online condolences or to sign the guest book at www.watsonfhtrenton.com