J D. “Jim” Adkins, Jr

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J D. “Jim” Adkins, Jr

  • Birth 10 Sep Electra, Wichita County, Texas, USA
  • Death 23 Aug 2005 Graham, Young County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Graham, Young County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 26222490

He was 77 years old at the time of his death. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, on his birthday at the Pioneer Cemetery in Graham.

He was born to J.D. Adkins Sr. and Atcie Guthrie Adkins. He served in World War II for 3 1/2 years in Germany. He was a photographer for 40 years, a Baptist and a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8567.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Marcella Turner of Graham and Margie Winkles of Mineral Wells.

Survivors include his companion of more than 20 years, Veta Wells of Proffitt; two sons, Jimmy D. Adkins III and wife of Midland and Steve Howell and wife Belinda of Wimberly; a daughter, Shannon Kelly Boswell and husband Adam of Belfair, Wash.; five grandchildren; a great-grandchild; two step-grandchildren; and several cousins.


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  • Created by: Teresa Taramasso
  • Added: 22 Apr 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26222490
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for J D. “Jim” Adkins, Jr (10 Sep–23 Aug 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26222490, citing Pioneer Cemetery, Graham, Young County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Teresa Taramasso (contributor 46841581) .