|Birth: ||Jun. 7, 1917|
|Death: ||Jan. 17, 2006|
Graveside services for Ruth Adkins, of Ridgeland, formerly of Brookhaven, are 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19 at Easthaven Cemetery. Brookhaven Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Adkins, 88, died Jan. 17, 2006, at The Arbor Nursing Home in Ridgeland. She was born in Hope, Ark., on June 7, 1917, to Ernest Hollinger and Myrtle Flanagan Hollinger.
She was a retired sales clerk for Phillips Military Surplus. She was a member of Brookway Church of Christ.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Sherman Adkins; and a son, Perry Adkins.
Survivors are her sons, Gerald Adkins, of Starkville, and Randy Adkins, of Brookhaven; her daughters, Judy Phillips, of Brookhaven, and Laura Lea Cobb, of Starkville; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
(Obituary, as published in The Daily Leader, Brookhaven, MS, 01/18/2006)
Sherman Perry Adkins (1909 - 1975)*
Betty Jane Adkins (1940 - 1941)*
Created by: Caroline Passmore
Record added: Mar 07, 2010
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