Akins

Candace Rhamy Akins

May 13, 1945 - April 5, 2021

Candace Rhamy Akins, age 75, of Frisco, Texas, passed away on April 5, 2021.  She was born on May 13, 1945, in Fredericksburg, Texas, to Maye (Grobe) and Fred Rhamy.  Candace “Candy” graduated from W.B. Travis High School in Austin in 1963.  Candy went on to a successful career as an accountant for Akins Marketing in Plano and Action Company in McKinney for many years.  She was a loving mother and dear friend to many, who will be greatly missed.

Candy loved life, and her interests included spending time with family, traveling, Asian art, boating, lake living, collecting Waterford crystal, Steinbach nutcrackers, and casino gaming.

Candy is survived by her son, Dwight D. Alford and his wife, Jennifer, of Dallas, Texas; her grandchildren Colin and Brynn; and her siblings, Shari Adams and Don Rhamy.

A memorial fund will be established in Candy’s name with Texas Oncology Foundation.

A memorial service will be held at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow, 8520 Main Street, Frisco, Texas, on Friday, May 21, 2021, at 10:00 a.m., officiated by Chaplain Pam Smith.

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R. I. P. baby sister. amd God Bless. Don Rhamy, May 24, 2021 Mom- I miss you so much. You were such a big part of my life, during all the ups and downs. I really thought about you in May around your Birthday and Mother's Day. I'm so glad that you are now at peace and your spirit has moved on. I will see you one day soon! Love, Dwight Dwight Alford, May 18, 2021 Grandmother, I love you. Thank you for all the loving memories. You will forever be in my heart and with God. Love always, Brynn
Brynn Alford, May 17, 2021
Candy now 2 pieces of my heart are in Heaven! Miss you so much! Shari, May 17, 2021 I love you Grandmother. Passed on & with the Lord now, but remembered. -- Colin Colin Alford, May 17, 2021 Thoughts and prayers for the family. Jacquie West , May 11, 2021 I love you dearly Candy. I will miss our visits and calls. I will hold on to my great memories of you dearly. We had some great trips together and many years working together. Rest in peace my beautiful friend. Love,
Amy Escamilla, April 29, 2021 God rest Candy. Prayers to Dwight and family.
Melinda, April 29, 2021