|Birth: ||Apr. 23, 1934|
|Death: ||May 17, 2010|
Indian River County
SEBASTIAN, FL - Mr. Thomas C. "Tom" Adkins, 76, died May 17, 2010 in Sebastian, FL
He was born in Columbus, OH and moved to Brevard County and then after his retirement lived in Vero Beach for 13 years.
He attended Ohio State University. He earned his Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Brevard Community College, Melbourne, FL.
He was employed with the Brevard County Sheriff's office as a Deputy Sheriff until his retirement from the department in 1994.
He served in the US Marine Corps.
Survivors include his son, Scott Adkins of Vero Beach, FL; daughter, Jenni Adkins of Tampa, FL; sisters, Lou Shirleyof Tarpon Springs, FL and Sue Rhea of Naples, FL; grandchildren, Joshua and Danielle.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Cindy; daughter, Tori and his sister, Jane Williams.
Memorial contributions may be sent to:
Disabled American Veterans
Attention: Gift Processing
In memory of Thomas C. Adkins
PO Box 14301
Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301
A funeral Service was on May 22, 2010 at 3:00 pm in the Strunk Funeral Home Chapel with the Dr. Murray Hicks, officiating. Military Honors were conducted by the Sebastian Area Veterans' Honor Guard. Brevard County Special Operations Unit for the Brevard County Sheriff's Office was present.
Strunk Funeral Home and Crematory
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Specifically: Funeral Service With Military Honors
Created by: KATHY
Record added: May 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52698280
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Thank you for your service to our country, Mr. Adkins, both as a military and a law enforcement veteran! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!|
Added: May. 22, 2010