Richard A. Adkins - 1939-2008
Richard A. Adkins, age 69, of Flatwoods, Ky., died Dec. 23, 2008, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Ky.
He was born in 1939 in Argillite, Ky., a son of Nannie Pauline Adkins of Argillite and the late Ernest J. Adkins. He was also preceded in death by a son, Rodney Keith Adkins.
He was retired from the Navy where he served for 15 years and was an Army veteran for 11 years. He was a brakeman for CSX.
Additional survivors are his wife of 50 years, Betty Lee Johnson Adkins of Flatwoods; two sons, Timothy (Renee) Adkins of Bellefonte and Richard Adkins of South Carolina; one daughter, Leigh Ann (Edward) Ashley of Flatwoods; two sisters, Phyllis Salyers of Argillite and Joyce Bauman of Ina, Ohio; and two grandchildren.
The funeral was at 1 p.m. Dec. 27, 2008, at Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods. Steven Fraley spoke. Burial was in Prichard Family Cemetery in Greenup with military rites by VFW Post 8850 of Ironton, Ohio.
Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 26 at the funeral home.
Rodney Keith Adkins (1964 - 1964)*
Prichard Family Cemetery
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Thank you for your service to our country, Rest in eternal Peace|
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My Cousin who always made me laugh. I miss you|
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David L. Boyd
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