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HOWARD O. ADKINS

January 20, 2019
Howard O. Adkins

HOWARD O. ADKINS, 81, of Columbus, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville, by Rev. David Cardwell. Burial will be in Baylous Cemetery. He was born January 14, 1938, in Cabell County, a son of the late Clifford Carl and Lillian Marie Nida Adkins. He was a retired truck driver with Keebler Co., with 38 years of service, and a veteran of the US Army, 1st Calvary Division. Howard was preceded in death by two daughters, Anita Adkins and Darlene Adkins; son, Brian Adkins; grandson, Tyler Stanfield; and brother, Ancil “Bub” Adkins. He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Brenda Ross Adkins; daughter, Stephanie Stanfield of Columbus, Ohio; son, Kevin Adkins of Gahanna, Ohio; sister, Glenna Cremeans of Salt Rock, W.Va.; granddaughter, Lauren Burger (Jeff); and great-granddaughter, Paisley Burger. Visitation will be Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/wallace.