|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1923|
|Death: ||May 1, 2010|
Laura F. "Fran" Adkinson, 86, of Springfield passed away Saturday, May 1, 2010, at Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Petersburg, IL.
She was born Nov. 21, 1923, in Taylorville, IL, the daughter of the late Owen S. Baughman and Ruth (Tackett) Baughman-McLeod. She married Chester Adkinson on Feb. 19, 1949, in Taylorville and he preceded her in death on Feb. 1, 2009.
Mrs. Adkinson was a homemaker.
She is survived by a daughter, Rebecca Riley of Petersburg, IL; a son, Michael Adkinson of Pensacola, FL; a grandson, Sean Riley (companion Tracy Gum); a granddaughter, Sarah Riley of Springfield; 2 great-grandsons; and a great-granddaughter.
Besides her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by her stepfather, George McLeod, and 2 stepbrothers.
Services are under the direction of Bisch and Son Funeral Home, 505 E. Allen, Springfield, where memorial visitation will be held on Thursday, May 6, 2010, from 5 to 7 p.m. Memorial graveside service will be held on Friday, May 7, 2010, at 1 p.m. at Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Cancer Society .
Published in The State Journal-Register from May 4 to May 5, 2010
Chester Errol Adkinson (1924 - 2009)
Camp Butler National Cemetery
Created by: Sherry
Record added: May 05, 2010
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