Nita J. Lakin


Nita J. Lakin, 65, of Martinsville, died Friday, June 3, 2016.

She is survived by her husband, Allan L. Lakin of Martinsville; daughters, Janie Stoughton McAtee (Sean) of Mooresville and Angel Lakin Egan (Tony) of Indianapolis; son, Sam Lakin (Colleen) of Indianapolis; eight grandchildren; and a brother, Bill Northcutt (Dorothy) of Hurst, Texas.

She was preceded in death by a son, Antonio Lakin.

The Rev. Rodrick Reid will conduct a service at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 U.S. 31 South (Morton Street) in Franklin. Friends may call from 10:30 a.m. until the service time Tuesday at the mortuary. Burial will be at Mount Pleasant in Greenwood.

Memorial contributions may be made for Pancreatic Research at the Lustgarten Foundation, 1111 Stewart Ave., Bethpage, NY, 11714; or at

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