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Rard Adkins
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1896
Wayne County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1987
Michigan, USA

RARD ADKINS, 91, of Lincoln Park, Mich., formerly of Beech Fork in Wayne County, died Sept. 1, 1987, after an extended illness at his daughter's residence, with whom he made his home in Lincoln Park.

He was born Jan. 11, 1896, in Wayne County, a son of the late
Girard and Lizzie Bradshaw Adkins. He was a self-employed lumberman and was a member of Brighter Hope Freewill Baptist Church, Ecorse, Mich.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Effie Adkins.

Survivors include the daughter, Mrs. Ellis (Barbara) Ferguson of Lincoln Park; one son, Mack Adkins of Detroit, Mich.; three sisters, Phoebe Adkins and Emma Adkins, both of East Lynn, and Louise Saunders of Dearborn Heights, Mich.; one brother, Paris Adkins of East Lynn; four grandsons, Rev. A.L. Shepard, Ronald Keith Adkins, Mackie Adkins and Timothy Allen Adkins, all of Detroit; one granddaughter, Mrs. Barbara Blakenship of Allen Park, Mich; seven great-grandchildren, Mrs. Vickie Lee Paul, Joseph Shepard, Carol Shepard, Eric Keith Adkins, Kristen Nichole Adkins, Duane Blankenship and Penny Blankenship; and two great-great-grandchildren, Curtis Paul and Tiffany Paul.

Funeral services were conducted at Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, by Rev. A.L. Shepard, Rev. Ray Adkins and Rev. Ron Ramey. Burial was in Ridgelawn Memorial Park. 
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  Effie Adkins (1899 - 1979)*
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Ridgelawn Memorial Park
Cabell County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: A Jones Girl
Record added: Sep 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77251680
Rard Adkins
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