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Oren Chester Adkins
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1904
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1990
Peru
Miami County
Indiana, USA

Rochester Sentinel - Monday, August 20, 1990

Chester Adkins
Chester ADKINS, 86, Rt. 3, Peru, died at 5:50 a.m. today at Dukes Continuing Care Center, Peru.
He was born July 5, 1904 in Vermilion County, Ill., to John W. and Mary Elizabeth MILLER ADKINS. On Dec. 24, 1925 at the home of the Rev. C.S. GOLDEN near Denver, he married Orpha R. KNAUFF, who survives. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Miami County Farm Bureau and the Perrysburg Baptist Church.
Surviving with his wife are four daughters, Mrs. Ralph (Bobette) MILLER, Macy; Bernita ADKINS, Portage; Mrs. Buford (Belva) CULL, Ceres, Calif., and Mrs. Harlan (Barbara) LONG, Carmel; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; two sisters, Edna MINK, Frankfort, and Alta PLUNKETT, Indianapolis, and two brothers, William [ADKINS], Columbia City, and Ray [ADKINS], Frankfort. Preceding in death were a sister and four brothers.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Perrysburg Baptist Church with the Rev. Lu LASHER-MILEY officiating. Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Mexico. Friends may call from 2-9 p.m. Tuesday at McCain Funeral Home, Denver, and after 1 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
 
 
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  Orpha Rebecca Knauff Adkins (1907 - 1993)
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Cemetery
Mexico
Miami County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Tom Black
Record added: Sep 24, 2012
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Oren Chester Adkins
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 Added: Sep. 24, 2012
 
 
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