|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1920|
|Death: ||Jun. 16, 2010|
Martha Bennett Adkins, 90, of Big Spring, died on Wednesday, June 16, 2010, in a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM, Friday, June 18, 2010 at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Brother Jim Mills and Brother Woody Ennis, officiating. Interment will be at Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens in San Angelo.
She was born on January 8, 1920, in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. She married Otto Bennett and he preceded in death in 1982. She then married Joseph Earl Adkins in 1984 and he preceded her in death in 1988.
She was a longtime resident of San Angelo and had worked for M System Grocery Store for 19 years. She moved to Big Spring in 1989 and enjoyed crocheting and quilting.
She was a member of Gateway Baptist Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Barbara Merworth of Big Spring; two grandsons, Carl Merworth of Big Spring and Jason Merworth of Enid, Oklahoma; two granddaughters, Martha Merworth of Big Spring and Mary Mathis of Enid, Oklahoma; one brother, Herbert Foster of Indianola, Oklahoma; one sister, Geraldine Allison of Clay Pool, Arizona; eight great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be made to Gateway Baptist Church, P. O. Box 7254, Big Spring, Texas 79721.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com
Evert Tilman Foster (1895 - 1992)
Julia Bessie Dukes Foster (1891 - 1983)
Otto B. Bennett (1904 - 1981)*
Joseph Earl Adkins (1916 - 1988)*
Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens
Tom Green County
Created by: Janice Williams Langley
Record added: Jun 17, 2010
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