Late afternoon on Monday, March 19th, 2018, Randy Jack Akins departed this life to be with our Heavenly Father.
Randy spent many years of his life devoted to serving the youth of his community through 4-H, FFA, and as a CASA advocate.
Randy was a member of the Community of Christ Church for more than half of his life and influenced numerous lives with his generous spirit and kind heart.
Randy is lovingly remembered by his wife and best friend of almost 41 years, Lisa and his son and daughter-in-law, Justin and Courtney Akins, as well as his daughter and son-in-law, Meagan and Aaron Prock. Randy will also be forever remembered by his precious grandchildren Kelsey Akins, Jaxon Akins, Jace Means, Kinley Akins, Emery Prock, and Ellyson Prock, and his great-grandson Camdyn Akins. Randy is survived by his brother and sister-in-law Donald and Cindy Akins, his sister and brother-in-law Reba and Rick Burgess, and his sister and brother-in-law Cindy and Timothy Hardee. Randy will also always be remembered by his father-in-law and mother-in-law Charles and Judy Magness, as well as sister-in-law and brother-in-law Lory and Steve Dahlhauser and sister-in-law and brother-in-law Joni and Bobby Parker. Randy and his family also wanted to make honorable mention of his right-hand man, Scott Garrett.
Randy was preceded in death by his father Jack Akins, mother Barbara Akins, sister Vickie, and brothers Leslie Akins, Bobby Akins, and David Akins.
Randy will also be forever remembered by his numerous friends and extended family.
A celebration of Randy’s life will be held at 10:00am on Tuesday, March 27th, at the Community of Christ Church, located at 200 N. Grand, Poteau, OK, with long-time friend Wayne Hoffman officiating.
Randy believed in honesty, kindness, and generosity and he lived his life to reflect these values.
He also believed in having fun and going on adventures.
We can all honor his life by treating others with kindness and generosity while remembering to have a few adventures along the way.
The funeral is under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Homes.
You may leave an online message at www.gracemanorfh.com