|Birth: ||May 2, 1919|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 1984|
East Prairie - Funeral service for Eugenia Adkison, of Ferris, Tex., formerly of East Prairie, will be held Thursday at the Shelby Funeral Home here. Burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery near here.
Mrs. Adkison died Sunday in Baylor Hospital at Dallas, Tex., following an extended illness. She was 64 years old.
She was born May 2, 1919, in East Prairie, the daughter of Ben H. and Nola Morgan Barker.
On Oct. 30, 1938, she married Thornton Kay Adkison, who preceded her in death July 13, 1962.
She lived in Mississippi County most of her life, and was a member of the Nelson Memorial United Methodist Church where she was involved in many of the Methodist Women's activities.
She was also a secretary at the A.J. Martin School here for several years.
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Sharon Culvertson; a son, Ernest Gene Adkison; a sister, Mrs. Harold (Mere-Ben) Bess; a stepsister, Mrs. Caroline Smithson; two brothers, Blaine and Bill Barker; a stepbrother, Sam Barker; four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. A stepbrother also preceded her in death.
Benjamin Harrison Barker (1894 - 1974)
Nola Aurtie Morgan Barker (1896 - 1940)
Thornton Kay Adkison (1920 - 1962)
Ruby Eugenia Barker Adkison (1919 - 1984)
William Randolph Barker (1949 - 1976)**
Created by: Graver Gal
Record added: May 12, 2013
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