She was born in Tupper Lake, N.Y. to the late Joseph and Jeanette (LaPierre) Trombley. Mrs. Akins has been a resident of Fulton for 30 years. She enjoyed reading, fishing, bingo and being on the computer.
Mrs. Akins was pre-deceased by her husband, Clifford Akins in 2009.
She is survived by her children, Ronald (Linda) Deyo of Phoenix, Ricky (Kelly) Deyo of North Carolina, Jackie Akins of Phoenix, and Jason (Karen) Akins of Fulton; sister, Judith (Patrick) Sullivan of Liverpool; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was held Tuesday at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours were held Monday at Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton.