Naomi Francine “Granny” <I>Johnston</I> Adkins

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Naomi Francine “Granny” Johnston Adkins

  • Birth 19 Dec 1933 Marion County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 21 Jul 2007 Marion, Marion County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Prospect, Marion County, Ohio, USA
  • Plot Lot - 383G2 - Section - HA2
  • Memorial ID 20613477

Naomi Francine "Granny" Adkins, 73, of Richwood, died Saturday, July 21, 2007, at Marion General Hospital.

She was born Dec. 19, 1933, in Marion County, to the late Harley and Ruby (Smith) Johnston.

She was a member of the American Legion Post 584 Auxiliary, Marion. Always on the go, she loved people and was known as "Granny" by all who knew her, even by her customers at Wendy's in Marysville, where she worked in her later years.

On Jan. 8, 1951, she married Charles "Bill" Adkins, who died Jan. 19, 1998.
She is survived by three sons, Darrell (Tabitha) Adkins Sr., Green Camp, Marlin Adkins, LaRue, Keith Adkins, West Virginia; 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Tannya Straw, on Aug. 12, 2005.

Family Members

Gravesite Details Marlin, Darrell, Keith





  • Created by: Harley Hoover
  • Added: 24 Jul 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20613477
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Naomi Francine “Granny” Johnston Adkins (19 Dec 1933–21 Jul 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20613477, citing Prospect Cemetery, Prospect, Marion County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Harley Hoover (contributor 46604517) .