Obituary of Jeannette Adkins, 2002:
Jeannette Adkins, age 70, of Clinton, formerly of Lake City, passed away Thursday, Aug 15, 2002, at her residence.
She was born March 15, 1932, in Anderson County to the late John and Ida Poore Robbins.
Jeannette was a member of the Covenant Life Worship Center in Lake City. She was a loving mother, sister and aunt, and will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by: parents; husband, Luke Adkins; brothers, J.P. Oscar, Lawrence, Otto, Everette and Claude Robbins; sisters, Eula Hawkins, Mae Ray and Anna Ruth Cox; nephew, John L. Ray.
Survivors: son, Carl Wayne Adkins of Lake City; sisters, Maggie Foust of Clinton, Cora Cox of Lake City; special niece, Namonie Boley of Clinton; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation was 6-9 pm Saturday, Aug. 17, 2002, at the Cox-Martin Funeral Home. The funeral service is at 2 pm Sunday, Aug. 18, 2002, at the Cox-Martin Chapel with Rev. Chris Jobe officiating.
Interment will follow the funeral service Monday, Aug. 19, 2002, at the Morgan & Adkins Cemetery in Norris.
Cox-Martin Funeral Home in Lake City in charge of arrangements.
Clinton Courier News, 18 Aug 200
[Courtesy of Brenda Foster]