Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Adkinses in:
 • Brick Cemetery
 • Newton
 • Jasper County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Nancy Bickers Adkins
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 30, 1905
Richland County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1996
Murphysboro
Jackson County
Illinois, USA


Nancy Adkins Greenwood, 90, of Murphysboro, formerly of Newton, died at 10:01 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31, 1996 at St. Joseph Hospital in Murphysboro.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Brick Cemetery in Newton. Pettett Funeral Home in Murphysboro is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials can be made to the Newton Senior Citizens or United Methodist Church in Murphysboro.

Greenwood was born Oct. 31, 1905 in Richland County, the daughter of Arthur and Sarah (Weaver) Bickers. She married Wade Adkins April 17, 1928, and he preceded her in death June 27,1972. She then married Roe Greenwood, and he preceded her in death Dec. 9, 1985.

She is survived a son, Dale Adkins, of Murphysboro; two step-daughters, Lissa Alice Tate and Rosemary Souder, both of Newton; one step-son, Paul Adkins, of Newton; one brother, Bill Bickers, of Newton; one sister, Louise Myers, of Parkersburg; two grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; 22 step-great-grandchildren; several step-great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one step-daughter, Juel Probst, one step-granddaughter, Linda Tate Schuh, three brothers, George, Delbert and Jack Bickers, and four sisters, Effie Schackman, Nellie Hanson, Mae Newbit and Alma Hanson.

Olney Daily Mail (IL) Feb. 1, 1996 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  S. Arthur Bickers (1877 - 1948)
  S. Louisa Bickers (1885 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Wade Scott Adkins (1894 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Effie Arminta Bickers Schackmann (1902 - 1933)*
  Nancy Bickers Adkins (1905 - 1996)
  Nellie J. Hanson (1907 - 1982)*
  Lilly Mae Bickers Nisbet (1910 - 1982)*
  George Henry Arthur Bickers (1913 - 1984)*
  Delbert Bickers (1915 - 1979)*
  Mary Louise Bickers Myers (1918 - 1996)*
  Morris E Bickers (1922 - 1978)*
  Alma F. Hanson (1926 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brick Cemetery
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Janice (Teel) Crites
Record added: Jul 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73148849
Nancy <i>Bickers</i> Adkins
Added by: Ralph Portlock
 
Nancy <i>Bickers</i> Adkins
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Archie Strole
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

My 3rd cousin 2x removed.
- Betty Evans
 Added: Nov. 23, 2012

- Janice (Teel) Crites
 Added: Jul. 10, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service