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Obituary: John Wesley Adkins, 69, Green Co., KY

He was a retired Quality Assurance Manager, Engineer, and a self-employed woodcrafter. He was a member of the Sligo Baptist Church and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a Mason and a lifetime NRA member

Mr. John Wesley Adkins, 69, of Pendleton, KY departed this life on Sunday, July 4, 2010 at the Tri-County Baptist Hospital Northeast in LaGrange, KY.

The family has requested cremation and there will be a memorial service at 2pmCT, Thursday, July 8, 2010 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY. There will be a memorial visitation from 12 noon CT until time of the memorial service at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home.

Mr. John Wesley Adkins, Green Co., KY, native (1941-2010)

Mr. John Wesley Adkins of Pendleton, KY, son of the late Ezra Adkins and Gertrude Tucker Adkins, was born on Friday, January 3, 1941 in Green Co., KY and departed this life on Sunday, July 4, 2010 at the Tri-County Baptist Hospital Northeast in LaGrange, Oldham Co, KY. He was 69 years, six months and one day of age.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Sligo Baptist Church. He was also a retired Quality Assurance Manager and Engineer and a self-employed Woodcrafter.

Mr. Adkins was also a veteran having served in the United States Air Force prior to the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Greensburg Masonic Lodge #54, the Zackary Taylor Lodge and a lifetime member of the NRA.

He united in marriage to Patricia Darnell on September 24, 1964 who survives.

Other survivors include the following:
  • A daughter: Michelle "Mikki" Adkins of Pendleton, KY

  • A son: John W. Adkins II of Crestwood, KY

  • A grandson: Ashton Vincent Adkins of Pendleton, KY

  • A sister: Martha Sue Patterson of Louisville, OH

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
The Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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