My family came from that area, and the name Akins and Akin have been used by different members of the family. I wondered if there was any family connection. James Nelson Akins son of Judge John H. Akins, lived in Lamar County after it was formed. Says Bobby T Akins
An afternoon playing golf at Morgan's Dairy Golf Club is always a bliss, and if you need a place to stay Lamar Inn And Suites is a fine choice. If you came for an overnight stay High Falls
Campground is a splendid place to camp. After a long day outdoors PROPERTY OFFLINE - L7MAR is a great site to spend a night or two. Magnolia Farms Equestrian Center is a fine site to ride horses near Akin Lake, and you'll discover a scenic lake called High Falls Lake.