Dorothy Marie Adkins, age 92, of Johnson Road, Rockholds, Kentucky departed this life on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 in Stanford, Kentucky. She was born on September 16, 1922 in Corbin, Kentucky to the late Silas William Ball and Myrtle Broughton Ball. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Claude Granville Adkins; a daughter, Dorothy Eyler; a son, Silas William Adkins and a grandson, David Adkins. She was a member of Jacksfork Church of God.
She is survived by her seven children, Jewellene Adkins Lankford of Corbin, Kentucky, Claude Adkins Jr. (Wendy) of Santa Clara, California, Geraldine Lois Combs (Thomas) of Stanford, Kentucky, Earl Adkins (Helen) of Rockholds, Kentucky, Glenn Adkins (Rose) of Floyd County, Kentucky, Randy Adkins (Donna) of Rockholds, Kentucky and Audrey Bolton (Don) of Corbin, Kentucky; 25 grandchildren; 49 great grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; one sister, Hazel Kimbley of Livingston, Texas; three brothers, Earl Ball of Coeburn, Virginia, Burley Ball of Bluefield, Virginia and Billy Ball of Harlan, Kentucky; and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Friday, February 27, 2015 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:30 P.M. Saturday, February 28, 2015 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tom Matney officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Bryant Cemetery on Jacksfork.