|Birth: ||Aug. 10, 1918|
|Death: ||Jan. 25, 2009|
Lillie Mable Henderson Adkins, 90, of Oliver Springs, died Sunday, Jan. 25, 2009, in St. Mary's Hospice, Knoxville.
Born Aug. 10, 1918, in Pike County, Ky., she has lived in Oliver Springs since 1959. A homemaker, she was a member of Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, Oliver Springs, and Order of the Eastern Star Oliver Springs Chapter 211. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. Her hobbies include cooking and caring for her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard Clyde Adkins; son, Willard Clyde Adkins Jr.; foster son, Gentry Denny Hunt; and parents, George Henderson and Sarah Dameron Henderson.
Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, James E. and Rose Mary Adkins of Crossville, Billy H. and Carol Adkins of Oak Ridge, Harold D. and Sandra Adkins and George R. and Linda Adkins, all of Oliver Springs; 16 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, in Sharp Funeral Home, Oliver Springs. Funeral service will follow in the chapel, with Pastors Garvan Walls and Steve McDonald officiating. Graveside service and burial will be at noon Friday, Jan. 30, at Anderson Memorial Gardens, Clinton.
An online register is available at www.sharpfh..com.
This obituary appeared in the Roane County News.
Willard Clyde Adkins (1917 - 1993)*
Willard Clyde Adkins (1939 - 1999)*
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Created by: Karen Ann King Starkey
Record added: Feb 08, 2009
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