Patsy L. Akins, daughter of Zeffie and Velda Burgess, was born in Benton, Ill. on September 29, 1939.
She passed away in Rolla at the age of 73 on September 17, 2013.
She was united in marriage to Larry G. Akins on November 30, 1957.
They had four children: Cathy Piatt, Carri Barton, Larry Akins Jr. and Connie Nash. Patsy is also survived by eight grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren as well as a host of other relatives and friends.
She was the love of my life, Larry Akins.