|Birth: ||Aug. 20, 1864|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1939|
Chico Enterprise, Thursday, February 9, 1939: "Death Summons Robt. E. Adkins: Robert E. Adkins, 74, native of California, died last night at his home on 248 W. 21st street.
Adkins was retired and had been a resident of this district for many years. His survivors include: One sister, Mrs. Mollie Coburn, Lincoln, and the following nephews and nieces: H. L. Murch, Willows; A.D. Murch, Auburn; Hal Murch, Maricopa; Jess Murch, Roseville; Guy Murch, Cecil Murch and Fred Murch, Mrs. Hazel Roger, all of Lincoln; Herbert Hite, Smartsville; L.W. Hite, Durham; Mrs. Charlotte Beske, Lincoln; Mrs. Nora Bushby, Hammonton; George Willis, Chico; John Willis, Grass Valley; Mrs. G.M. Johnson, Oakland; W.S. Huling, Folsom; Roble Murch, Lincoln; Mrs. Wilburta Rogers, San Francisco, and Mrs. Edna Rodle of San Louis [sic] Obispo.
Funeral services will be held at the Westfall funeral home Saturday afternoon at 3. Rev. A.E. Sanner of the Church of the Nazarene will officiate. Burial will be in the family plot at the Durham cemetery.
*From Other Sources: Born the son of Oliver Adkins and Francis Maria (Willis) Adkins, both born in Virginia. The pallbearers for the services were Geo. Cuyle, Jas. McGeer, Chas. Biegewd, Ron Leinard, Elmer Gray, and C.W. Iwanow.
SOURCE: Durham Cemetery (c) 1994 by Adriana Farley and Marilyn Corley.
Oliver Perry Adkins (1826 - 1883)
Frances Mariah Willis Adkins (1829 - 1919)
Sarah Marie Bateman Adkins (1876 - 1925)
Amarica Eveline Adkins Stacey (1851 - 1933)*
Louisa Adkins Huling (1854 - 1891)*
John Thomas Adkins (1856 - 1931)*
William G. Adkins (1858 - 1907)*
Owen Jeff Adkins (1860 - 1915)*
Mary Jane Adkins Coburn (1862 - 1947)*
Robert Edward Lee Adkins (1864 - 1939)
Oliver Perry Adkins (1867 - 1934)*
Benjamin Franklin Adkins (1868 - 1935)*
Frances Marie Adkins Murch (1871 - 1926)*
Plot: NO MARKER FOUND, photo is of misc. graves. Feb. 11, 1939,
Maintained by: Adriana
Originally Created by: Laural N. D.
Record added: Apr 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26013342