Jackson McKinley Akin
The Messenger congratulates Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Michael Akin of Union City on the birth of a son, Jackson McKinley Akin, at 8:19 p.m. March 11, 2008, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and was 21 inches long. His grandparents are David and Lisa Adkins of Union City, Mike Akin of Helena, Ark., and Jeannie Davis of Austin, Ark. He is the great-grandson of Bill and Joan Emrich of Union City, Bill and Dot Akers of Helena and the late Jack and Monrose Akin of Somerville. His mother is the former Candace Adkins of Union City.