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 Opal <I>Crowe</I> Adkins

Opal Crowe Adkins

Gamaliel, Monroe County, Kentucky, USA
Death 27 Jul 2012 (aged 91)
La Belle, Lewis County, Missouri, USA
Burial Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 111818887 · View Source
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Opal Adkins, 91 of LaBelle, Missouri died Friday, July 27, 2012 at 9:50 PM at the LaBelle Manor Care Center at LaBelle.

The daughter of Johnny Daniel and Dona Netherton Crowe was born on July 13, 1921 at Gamaliel, Kentucky.

She was united in marriage to Amon Harley Adkins on October 17, 1940 at St. Charles, Missouri.

Opal liked to cook and work in the garden.

She is survived by her husband, Amon Harley Adkins of LaBelle, Mo.; three sons, Harley Dean Adkins & wife Carol of Canton, Mo., Dwain Adkins of Sycamore, Il. and Ray Adkins of Woodstock, Il; five grandchildren, Gail (Adkins) Timmer, Kristina (Adkins) Coutchie, Jonathan Adkins, Jason Adkins, and Jennifer (Adkins) Stroh; nine great-grandchildren, Jacob Timmer, Jon Michael Stroh, Macarther Adkins, Anderson Stroh, Nicholas Adkins, Thomas Coutchie, Camden Stroh, Maggie Coutchie and Keegan Stroh; a sister, Mrs. Ruenell Casteel of Lovington, Il.; and several nieces & nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter-in-law, Peggy Adkins, two sisters, Delma Simmons and Norretta Kirkwood, and two brothers, Carl Mack Crowe and Tim Crowe.

Graveside services will be held Friday, August 3, 2012 at 11:00 AM at McHenry County Memorial Park Cemetery, Woodstock, Illinois with Pastor Roger Willis officiating.

Visitation will be held Wednesday evening from 5 until 7 PM with a funeral service at 6:30 PM with Rev. Scott Montgomery officiating at Arnold's Funeral Home in Lewistown, MO.

Music: recorded selections, "Wind Beneath My Wings", "Old Rugged Cross", and "Amazing Grace". Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation

Pallbearers: Ray Adkins, Dwain Adkins, Harley D. Adkins, Jonathan Adkins, Jason Adkins and Jacob Timmer

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