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Donald Ray Adkins, Sr

Kentucky, USA
Death 3 Aug 2014 (aged 74)
London, Laurel County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 133916378 · View Source
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Donald Ray Adkins, Sr, son of Dow Lorenzo Adkins and Mossie Lee Roberts Adkins

Married Gloria Jean Wilkerson


Donna Jean Adkins
Donald Ray Adkins, Jr
Barbara Jo Adkins
Sherri Ann Adkins


Billy Lee Adkins
Betty Lou Adkins
Linda Sue Adkins
Patsy J Adkins

Donald Ray Adkins, Sr, 74, of Corbin, Laurel Co., KY, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014, at St Joseph, London, Laurel Co., KY

He was born November 13, 1939, in Corbin, KY, to Dow Lorenzo Adkins and Mossie Lee Roberts Adkins.

He was preceded in death by his brother: Billy Lee Adkins; his half-brother Joe Adkins; and his sisters: Linda Sue Adkins Hounchell and Betty Lou Adkins Chadwell.

He is survived by his wife: Gloria Jean Wilkerson Adkins; his three daughters: Donna Jean Adkins Sparkman and her husband, Harold Sparkman; Barbara Jo Adkins Taylor and her husband, Doug Ward; and Sherri Ann Adkins Worthen; his son: Donald Ray Adkins, Jr and his wife, Stacy Adkins; his sister: Patsy Adkins Black; nine grandchildren: Matthew Adkins (Whitney), Mark Adkins (Erica), Michael Sparkman (Lashae), Hailee Taylor, Jeremy Whiddon, Andrew Taylor, Kiah Peterson, Jordan Taylor, and Talen Worthen; and two great-grandchildren: Michael Sparkman and McKenna Sparkman.

Funeral: 1:00 pm, Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at the O'Neil-Lawson Funeral Home Chapel, Corbin, Whitley Co., KY, with Bro. Billy Howell officiating.

Interment: Hendrickson-Martin Cemetery, Corbin, Whitley Co., KY with military rites by The American Legion Post 1088 of Corbin, KY

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  • Created by: Ciaran
  • Added: 5 Aug 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 133916378
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Donald Ray Adkins, Sr (13 Nov 1939–3 Aug 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 133916378, citing Hendrickson-Martin Cemetery, Corbin, Whitley County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Ciaran (contributor 47830300) .