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James William "Shorty" Adkins
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Birth: May 30, 1934
Franklin County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 2004
Roanoke City
Virginia, USA

on of Clyde & Mary Bradner Adkins and the Husband of Shelby Williams.

Adkins, James William "Shorty"
SAGO, Va. - James William "Shorty" Adkins, 70, of Sago, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 29, 2004.
Mr. Adkins was a member of Cool Springs Christian Church, was a lifelong tobacco and cattle farmer, and loved to hunt.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde Sr. and Macy Bradner Adkins and his father-in-law, Buster Williams.
Surviving to cherish his memory are his wife of 50 years, Shelby Williams Adkins; sons and daughters-in-law, Keith and Mary Adkins and Stewart and Debra Adkins; daughters and sons-in-law, Rhonda and Danny Robertson and Trenda and Tim Pasley; grandchildren, Jeremy and wife Kristie, Tabitha, Zack, Mallory, Chad, Ashlee, Logan and Luke; brothers and sister-in-law, Clyde Adkins Jr. and wife Jeanette and Dallas Adkins; sisters and brothers-in-law, Margie Shytle and husband Bob and Peggy Jamison and husband Ran; mother-in-law, Omar Williams and a number of nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 2, 2004 at the Adkins Family Cemetery with the Rev. Bob Moulden officiating.
Friends may call after 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 1, 2004 at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial donations in Shorty's memory be made to the Snow Creek Rescue Squad, 6057 Snow Creek Rd., Penhook, VA 24137; Snow Creek Fire Dept., 1400 Hatchett Rd., Penhook, VA 24137; the Cool Branch Rescue Squad, 7661 Grassland Dr., Sandy Level, VA 24161; Cool Branch Fire Dept., 340 Old Mountain Rd., Penhook VA 24137 or to a charity of your choice.
Arrangements are by Lynch Funeral Home, Rocky Mount.
Published in the Danville Register & Bee on 10/1/2004. 
Family links: 
  Clyde Adkins (1908 - 1983)
  Macy Louise Bradner Adkins (1913 - 2001)
  James William Adkins (1934 - 2004)
  Dallas Leon Adkins (1946 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Adkins Family Cemetery
Franklin County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Randy Shepherd
Record added: Oct 05, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9556469
James William Shorty Adkins
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