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Tammy Faye

June 24, 1967 – September 21, 2018

Tammy Adkins
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"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Akers-James Funeral Home
"Such a beautiful soul, you will be missed Tammy by all, especially your girls from Perdue”s , R.I.P. my friend , fly high with the angels..."
— Kim Collins
"Tammy will be missed, she was a part of the Freedom Fighters, God bless the family and friends."
— Dinah McCloud
"Fly high Tammy,you will be missed by many. "
— Pat and Perry Williams.
"I believe when a person that departs from this earth never truly leaves, for they are still alive in our hearts, through us, they live..."
— Diana and Roger Browning
"We will miss you dearly! Hate to hear your gone! You are a wonderful woman! R.I.P. Tammy! We all will cherish the wonderful memories we..."
— Kristy and Billy Vance aka Blue and Family
"Barry and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. Love and prayers for all of you."
— Vicky Harrison Carter

Obituary for Tammy Faye Adkins

Tammy Faye Adkins, 51 of Mudfork, WV departed this life Friday September 21, 2018, at Dignity Hospice House in Chapmanville, WV after a long hard-fought battle with cancer, she was surrounded by family and friends.

She is proceeded in death by her parents Isom and Noel “Paulette” Smith,
Her mother in law Christine “Polly” Adkins, and father in law Frank Saunders.

She is survived by her loving husband of 19 years Barry Adkins, daughters Cynthia (Randy) Harvey of Bruno, WV and Ashley Simpson of Mudfork. 3 grandchildren Lynlee Simpson, Hayley and Mackenzie Harvey. Two sisters, Phyliss Kirk of AZ, and Donna “Michelle” Spry of NC. A host of Nieces and Nephews as well as great nieces and nephews. Two sisters in laws, Melissa “Frankie” Adkins of Hamlin, WV. and Rachel (Jerry) Ferrell of Foster, WV. Loving Friends & Caretakers whom of which we could never thank enough for all their help during this time. Hollie Lucas, Heather Hill, Printess Hensley, Marcie Lucas, Judy Stamper, Crayton Dingess, Shirley Tomblin, Toni Perdue, Katrina Chafin, Emmy Meeks, Tom & Cindy Elkins, and Monica Davis, also her dear friend Tony “Buster” Blair.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday September 26, 2018 at Akers-James Funeral Home at Logan with PJ Tomblin officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby.

Friends may call from 6 – 9 p.m. Tuesday September 25, 2018 also at the funeral home.

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Akers-James Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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First Visitation

When Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Akers-James Funeral Home
400 Main Ave.
Logan, West Virginia 25601
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Service Information

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 1:00pm
Akers-James Funeral Home
400 Main Ave.
Logan, West Virginia 25601

Interment Information

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 2:00pm
Highland Memory Gardens
Guyan Memorial, 42 Highland Memory Gardens Cemeter
Pecks Mill, WV 25547
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