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 Dewey Edwin Adkins

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Dewey Edwin Adkins

  • Birth 6 Mar 1918 Leet, Lincoln County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 29 Jun 1978 Lawrence County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Oak Hill, Jackson County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 24959527

My uncle Dewey Edwin Adkins married Nannabelle Phillips and they had three children, with a grand daughter Ashley LeeAnn dieing at birth. He was the son of Dewey Woodrow [Earl] Adkins and Peachie Miller he worked with the Civilian Conservation Corps known as[ CCC ] The .CCC enrolles worked 40 hours a week and were paid $30 a month, with the requirement that $25 of that be sent home to family. Members lived in camps, wore uniforms, and lived under quasi-military discipline. Later in life he was employed as an electrician. At some point in his life he was known to be legally blind.


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  • Created by: R R Adkins
  • Added: 29 Feb 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24959527
  • R R Adkins
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dewey Edwin Adkins (6 Mar 1918–29 Jun 1978), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24959527, citing Adkins Family Cemetery, Oak Hill, Jackson County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by R R Adkins (contributor 46980667) .