|Birth: ||Aug. 22, 1916|
|Death: ||Jan. 14, 2001|
Adkins, Albert Richard, 84, of Midland, died on Sunday, January 14, 2001 in a Midland hospital. Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM Tuesday, January 16, 2001 at Alamo Heights Baptist Church in Midland with Rev. Eddie Norris, pastor, and Rev. David Harp, pastor of First Baptist Church in Stanton, officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Stanton.
He was born on August 22, 1916 in Duncan, Oklahoma and married Jessie Leo Allgood on June 6, 1936 in Duncan, Oklahoma.
Mr. Adkins moved to Stanton in 1950 from Bakersfield, California. He worked for Blocker Oil Co. in Stanton from 1950 to 1970. He then moved to San Jose, California and worked for Food Machinery Corporation as a machinist in the ordinance division. Mr. Adkins retired in 1987 and moved to Midland where he resided until his death.
He was a member of Alamo Heights Baptist Church in Midland.
Survivors include his wife, Jessie Leo Adkins of Midland; two daughters and sons-in-law, Lou Ann and Loie Badgett of Midland and LaRue and Kenneth Yates of Topeka, Kansas; one brother, Fred Adkins of Lawton, Oklahoma; one sister, Dorothy Hammond of Chickasha, Oklahoma; six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by by two brothers and one sister.
The family suggests memorials to: Alamo Heights Baptist Church Building Fund, 1301 N. Midland Dr., Midland, Texas 79703.
Arrangements under the direction of Gilbreath Funeral Home.
Louann Adkins Badgett (1941 - 2009)*
Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
Record added: Dec 16, 2011
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