Funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn Anderson Adkins, 79, of
Springfield, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Thursday, July
14, at Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro. Burial
will follow in the Flatt - Woolbright Cemetery in the Center
Grove community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 3 – 9 P.M., and
Thursday from 10 A.M. until time of services at Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mrs. Adkins passed away on Monday, July 11, 2005, at the
Christian Care Center of Springfield, Tennessee.
She was born January 20, 1926, in Jackson County to the late
Frank Anderson and Addie Susan Johnson Robinson. She
was married to the late John Clyde Adkins, who passed away
on June 25, 1985.
Mrs. Adkins was a housewife, and a member of the Berry’s
Chapel Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in
death by 2 Brothers: Bobby Joe Robinson and Henry Paul
Survivors include 2 Sons: John Clyde Adkins, Jr. of San
Francisco, CA, and Michael David Adkins of Franklin, TN; 1
Granddaughter: Toni Michelle Adkins; 4 Brothers: Avalon
Anderson, Robert Anderson, & Frank Anderson, all of
Michigan, and Harold Robinson of Gainesboro, TN; and 1
Sister: Dorothy Hammock of Bloomington Springs, TN.
Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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