Robert âBobbyâ Adkins, 72 of Mount Gay departed this life Friday, September 1 at his residence with family and friends by his bedside.
He was born August 7 1945 in Logan County, WV to the late Odell and Ada Adkins. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in by: his sister, Ada Elaine Maynard; and his brother, Russell Adkins.
Those left to cherish his memory include: his wife of 32 years, Charlette âPeachieâ Adkins; his children, Robert (Tammy) Adkins Jr.; Vicky Adkins Hale; David (Angie) Adkins; Bobbie Jo Adkins; and Tiffany Adkins; step-daughter, Celesta Vance; grandchildren, Josh (Kayla) Adkins; Jarod (Samantha) Adkins; Heather (John) Sammons; Tyler (Jennifer) Hale; Lexi Adkins; Kylee Jo Nelson; Kendyl Nelson; and Kyle Dean Rose; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Ezra (Anita) Adkins and Donald (Gladys) Adkins; sisters, Delores (Phillip) Balentine and Gail (Benny) Gullett.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday September 5 at Akers-James Funeral Home at Logan with Stevie Cox and Mick Frye officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery at Pecks Mill.
Pallbearers will be: Josh Adkins, Randell Adkins, Randy Dingess, Eric Nelson, Mick Frye, Chris Flanagan, and Dillon Thompson.
Friends and family may call from 12 p.m. until the time of the service Tuesday also at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be left at www.jamesfh.com
Akers-James Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.