top banner

Obituary Listings

Rose Louise Cole Akins

February 17, 1937 September 26, 2019
Rose Louise Cole Akins
There are condolences waiting approval on Rose's Tribute wall
Obituary for Rose Louise Cole Akins

Rose Louise Cole Akins, 82, went home to be with the Lord September 29, 2019.
Born February 17, 1937 in De Land, Florida, she was the daughter of the late Tom Cole, Sr. and Cherry Carter Cole.
She attended DeLand public schools and graduated from Euclid High School, class of 1955. She enjoyed playing basketball during her school years.
Rose was employed by Fish Memorial Hospital, Stetson University and Sherwood Medical Center.
She was a YMCA Black Achievers volunteer.
She found pleasure in her enjoyment of fishing, and involvement with church ministries.
She leaves to cherish her fond memory:
Sister: Ruby Ashley
Grandsons: Kenon (Leslie) Akins, Crandall (Amanda) Akins
Great-Grandchildren: Tiana, Crandall, Jr., and Kendall Akins, Jaiden and Gauge Smith
A host of nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by:
Son: Kendall Akins
Brothers: Eddie Lee Cole and Tom Cole, Jr.
Brother-in-law: Rev. Calvin Ashley

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Rose Louise Cole Akins, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





4:00 PM 10/4/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 10/4/2019 7:00:00 PM
J. E. Cusack Mortuary

727 S. Stone Street
DeLand, FL 32720

J. E. Cusack Mortuary
727 S. Stone Street DeLand 32720 FL
United States





11:00 AM 10/5/2019 11:00:00 AM
Saint Annis Primitive Baptist Church

502 South Orange Avenue
DeLand, FL 32720

Saint Annis Primitive Baptist Church
502 South Orange Avenue DeLand 32720 FL
United States

Cemetery Details


Union Cemetery Final Resting Place

1645 West Euclid Avenue
DeLand, FL 32720

1645 West Euclid Avenue DeLand 32720 FL
United States

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Rose Louise Cole Akins

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Rose

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.