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Aaron Dawson Adkins
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Birth: 1862
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1929
Hager
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA

AGED HAGER CITIZEN CALLED BY DEATH
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On Jan. 14, 1929, the Death Angel took from our midst another aged citizen, when father Doss Adkins, 67 years old, died at his home near Hager, this county. He is survived by his wife and nine children, They are, William Adkins, Spry Adkins and Mrs. Leslie Smith, of Smithsferry, Pa., Mrs. Geneva Coffee, of Kentucky, Mrs. Mary Skeens, of Wayne, W.Va, Sam, Ben, Tiny and Mrs. Myrtle Adams, of Hager. He was from a large family, all of whom are well known in this county. His father was "Squire" Jim Adkins, one of the first settlers on Big Laurel Creek. His brothers and sisters are Ambrose Adkins, Alpheus Adkins, Walker Adkins, Mrs. Bob Adkins (Rhoda) and Mrs. Walter Cooper (Lillie), of Hager; R.D. Adkins, of Hamlin, John Adkins, of Ona, Mrs. W.L. Adkins (Jerusha), of Hamlin; Mrs. R.L. Stowers (Edna), of Hager. During his illness he accepted Christ as his Savior, and made a request of members of his family that they meet him in Heaven. He told the writer one month before he died that he was ready to go. The funeral services were conducted at the home by Bros. E.L. Adkins and Ebb Cummings.

The stars shall shine for a thousand years, A thousand years and a day; But God and I will love and live, When the stars are passed away.

Lincoln Republican Thursday Jan. 24, 1929.

NOTE: His wife was Martha Strickland. He was preceeded in death, in 1927, by a sister, Almeda Adkins and by his mother Docia Adkins. His death cert. says he was a son of Lovey Plumley, Lovey Plumley Adkins was his grandmother. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Willis Adkins (1829 - 1901)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Strickland Adkins (1861 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Mattie Adkins Willis*
  Samuel W Adkins (____ - 1956)*
  Rosie Adkins Honaker (____ - 1911)*
  William Miller Adkins (1884 - 1957)*
  Murtie Mae Adkins Adams (1889 - 1952)*
  Benjamin Harrison Adkins (1890 - 1966)*
  James Spry Adkins (1892 - 1930)*
  Mary E. Adkins Skeens (1894 - 1957)*
  Ada Adkins Smith (1897 - 1987)*
  Tina I Adkins Honaker (1904 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Almeda Adkins (1861 - 1927)*
  Aaron Dawson Adkins (1862 - 1929)
  Rhoda Adkins (1864 - 1952)*
  Rudolph Deitz Adkins (1864 - 1944)*
  Edna Adkins Stowers (1868 - 1939)*
  John Reuben Adkins (1869 - 1940)*
  Ambrose Adkins (1872 - 1949)*
  Jerusha Elizabeth Adkins (1874 - 1954)*
  Alpheus Adkins (1875 - 1947)*
  Charles Moss Adkins (1876 - 1953)*
  James Walker Adkins (1880 - 1961)*
  Lillie May Adkins Cooper (1883 - 1974)*
  Justina Adkins Plumley (1883 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Walker Adkins Cemetery
Hager
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Rhonda Adkins
Record added: Aug 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28925623
Aaron Dawson Adkins
Added by: Norm Nelson
 
Aaron Dawson Adkins
Added by: Rhonda Adkins
 
Aaron Dawson Adkins
Added by: Rhonda Adkins
 
 
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- Della Lilly
 Added: Sep. 28, 2009

- Rhonda Adkins
 Added: Dec. 8, 2008

- Glenda Adkins
 Added: Oct. 30, 2008
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