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 James William “Shorty” Adkins

James William “Shorty” Adkins

Birth
Franklin County, Virginia, USA
Death 28 Sep 2004 (aged 70)
Roanoke, Roanoke City, Virginia, USA
Burial Sago, Franklin County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 9556469 · View Source
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on of Clyde & Mary Bradner Adkins and the Husband of Shelby Williams.


DANVILLE REGISTER & BEE
Adkins, James William "Shorty"
SAGO, Va. - James William "Shorty" Adkins, 70, of Sago, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 29, 2004.
Mr. Adkins was a member of Cool Springs Christian Church, was a lifelong tobacco and cattle farmer, and loved to hunt.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde Sr. and Macy Bradner Adkins and his father-in-law, Buster Williams.
Surviving to cherish his memory are his wife of 50 years, Shelby Williams Adkins; sons and daughters-in-law, Keith and Mary Adkins and Stewart and Debra Adkins; daughters and sons-in-law, Rhonda and Danny Robertson and Trenda and Tim Pasley; grandchildren, Jeremy and wife Kristie, Tabitha, Zack, Mallory, Chad, Ashlee, Logan and Luke; brothers and sister-in-law, Clyde Adkins Jr. and wife Jeanette and Dallas Adkins; sisters and brothers-in-law, Margie Shytle and husband Bob and Peggy Jamison and husband Ran; mother-in-law, Omar Williams and a number of nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 2, 2004 at the Adkins Family Cemetery with the Rev. Bob Moulden officiating.
Friends may call after 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 1, 2004 at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial donations in Shorty's memory be made to the Snow Creek Rescue Squad, 6057 Snow Creek Rd., Penhook, VA 24137; Snow Creek Fire Dept., 1400 Hatchett Rd., Penhook, VA 24137; the Cool Branch Rescue Squad, 7661 Grassland Dr., Sandy Level, VA 24161; Cool Branch Fire Dept., 340 Old Mountain Rd., Penhook VA 24137 or to a charity of your choice.
Arrangements are by Lynch Funeral Home, Rocky Mount.
Published in the Danville Register & Bee on 10/1/2004.


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  • Created by: Randy Shepherd
  • Added: 5 Oct 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9556469
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James William “Shorty” Adkins (30 May 1934–28 Sep 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9556469, citing Adkins Family Cemetery, Sago, Franklin County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Randy Shepherd (contributor 46593105) .