Opal Mae Akin, 96, of Gainesville, TX passed away on September 7, 2020 at the Red River Valley Nursing Home. Graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, September 11, 2020 at the Valley View Cemetery with Rev. Cheryl Murray officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home of Gainesville.
Opal was born on December 13, 1923 in Spring Creek, TX to Morgan and Blanche Browning. She was a homemaker and was an excellent cook. Opal loved to do volunteer work and was an all-around good person. She was a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church in Valley View.
She is survived by her son Morgan Akin; daughter, Janet Valley; grandchildren, Tara Gatlin and Ronnie Valley; great-grandchildren, Alexa Gatlin, Peyton Gatlin and Braelyn Gatlin.