Maxine Akins, 92, of Exeter, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at the Ozark Methodist Manor in Marionville. She was born on March 26, 1925, in Arkansas, daughter of John and Bertie (Strickland) Foster. She was united in marriage to Johnny Akins; he preceded her in death. She was a member of the Mount Zion Baptist Church in Washburn.
Survivors include: five grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her two sons, Charles Floyd Akins and Billy Gene Akins.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.