Helen Adkins, age 88 of Rowlett, TX, passed away July 20, 2008. She was born July 1, 1920, in Coopers, W. VA, to John Alexander & Mattie Mae (Price) Campbell. Mrs. Adkins was a homemaker, and a very loving mother and grandmother who was very involved in the lives of her grandchildren. She was a people person, who helped with preschool children at Lake Pointe Church. Mrs. Adkins was a member of the Rowlett Historical Society and First Wesleyan Church in Roanoke, VA.
She is survived by her daughters: Gale Farr and Rosemary Adkins; son: Dale Adkins; grandchildren: Steve and Bill Farr, Tammy Antonelli, Janet Daugherty, Linda, LaTricia, Chelsi and Tiffani Adkins; eight great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews. Mrs. Adkins was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Arnold Adkins.
Funeral services will be held 2:00pm, Wednesday, July 23, 2008, at Lake Pointe Church Chapel, 701 E. I-30, Rockwall, TX with Rev. Lyn Cypert officiating. Graveside services will be held 12:00pm, Saturday, July 26, 2008, in Fairview Cemetery, Roanoke, VA. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening at Rest Haven Funeral Home – Rowlett Chapel from 6:00 to 8:00pm.
Arnold Weaver Adkins
1909–1974 (m. 1938)
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