Robbie Akins

Published 3:32 pm Tuesday, July 27, 2021

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Robbie Akins, of West Point, Georgia passed away on July 22, 2021.

Robbie had a passion for baseball. He loved being at the ballpark, and watching his children play. When he was not at the ballpark, he liked to spend his time fishing, riding his motorcycle, and spending time with his family.

Mr. Akins is preceded in death by his father, James Edward Akins, his infant son, “Little Robbie” and his two brothers; Scott Akins and Ricky Akins.

He is survived by his loving wife, Brandy McDaniel Akins, his children; Grant, Jhon Randy, Payde, Luke, Nick (Holly), Jessi Owens (Chris) and Harley, his grandchildren; Ashton, Kyle, Emma, Cam, and Maleah, his mother, Joan Bolles (Craig) and his sister, Renee.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Shriner’s or any other organization that proudly does work for those who suffer from childhood cancer. This is in honor of his son, “Little Robbie”.

A memorial service will be held at Gray Hill Baptist Church on Monday, August 2nd. A visitation will be held 4 to 5 p.m., with the service immediately following at 5 p.m.  Gray Hill Baptist Church is located at 3285 Bartley Road, West Point, Georgia, 31833.

The Akins family is being assisted by Georgia Cremation-Columbus 7500 Veteran’s Parkway Suite A Columbus, Georgia 31909. The family requests that you please sign the online registry and leave condolences at