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Wanda Lee Rawls Adkins
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1924
Death: Apr. 8, 2012

BORGER Wanda Adkins, 87, of Borger died Sunday, April 8, 2012.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in First Baptist Church in Borger with Walter Goodnight, Steve Taylor and Robert Hensley officiating. Burial will in Westlawn Memorial Cemetery at Borger. Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Directors of Borger.

Wanda Lee Rawls Adkins was born Nov. 24, 1924, in Hale Center to James and Mattie King Rawls. She
married Eddie Douglas Adkins on May 30, 1948, in
Lubbock. Wanda was very active in her churches, First Baptist Phillips and First
Baptist Borger, as WMU
President, GA Leader, Sunday school teacher, Vacation Bible School teacher, Training Union teacher and went on mission trips with the church. She also was active in PTA, a volunteer at Golden Plains Community Hospital and a volunteer for Meals on Wheels.

She is preceded in death by her parents; a grandson, Joel Douglas Adkins; two brothers; and three sisters.

Survivors include her husband, Doug; a son, Gary Adkins and wife Barbara of Fritch; a daughter, Marion Kindy and husband Danny of Borger and her son, Robin Adkins and wife, Valerie of Amarillo; six grandchildren, Stacey Adkins of Lubbock, Jason Adkins of Borger, Kyle Kindy and wife Kristi of Borger, Scott Kindy and wife Nicole of Amarillo, Audrey Owens and husband Johnny of San Marcos, and Kimberly Adkins of San Marcos; 12 great-grandchildren; a brother, Bobby Rawls and wife Glenda Kay of Lubbock; and two sisters, Dodie McCoy of Hale Center and Mozelle Austin and husband Donis of Houston.

The family suggests
memorials be to Joel Douglas Adkins Memorial Scholarship Fund, in care of Frank Phillips College Advancement, P.O. Box 5118, Borger, TX 79008-5118 or Houston H. Adkins Scholarship Fund, Office of Advancement Dallas Baptist University, 3000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, TX 75211-6700.

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Amarillo Globe-News, April 10, 2012 
Family links: 
  James Marion Rawls (1897 - 1934)
  Mattie Arzina King Rawls (1898 - 1979)
  Eddie Douglas Adkins (1918 - 2012)*
  Gary Douglas Adkins (1949 - 2014)*
  Marion Ruby Rawls Coursey (1919 - 2005)*
  Dorothy Mae Rawls Shadden (1920 - 1999)*
  James M. Rawls (1922 - 1986)*
  Wanda Lee Rawls Adkins (1924 - 2012)
  Dodie Rawls McCoy (1927 - 2014)*
  Modelle Rawls Thurman (1930 - 2004)*
  Donald Leander Rawls (1932 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Westlawn Memorial Park
Hutchinson County
Texas, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Apr 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88289710
Wanda Lee <i>Rawls</i> Adkins
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 Added: Oct. 22, 2012

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