Dorothy Mae Adkins, 80, of Hinton passed away with her family by her side Tuesday April 19, 2022 following a long illness.
Born March 23, 1942 in Hinton she was the daughter of the late William and Nina Parker Kesner. Dorothy was a former housekeeper at Coast to Coast Motel, she enjoyed singing gospel songs, gardening, and spending time with her family.
Preceded in death by her husband Carl Wilford Adkins; two sons, Marvin and Charles Adkins; granddaughter, Melissa Dunn; grandson, Stephen Brian Adkins; three great grandchildren, Stephen Brian Adkins II, Ethan and Hunter Harvey and several brothers and sisters.
Those left to cherish her memory include her children, Gail Meadows and husband Mike of Hilldale, Ruby Harvey of Hinton, Dora Dunn and Everette of Glen White, Douglas Adkins and wife Donna of Madams Creek, Bruce Adkins of Lowell, Rebecca Ward of Hinton and Michelle Greene and husband Roger of Paris, KY; sixteen grandchildren, Michael Jr., Timothy, Nina, Noah, Dora Lee, Wilford, Crystal, Patricia, Shawn, Kara, Tyler, Kristen, Lora Mae, Stacy, Heather, and Ryan; twenty-nine great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; six step grandchildren, five step great grandchildren and one sister, Betty Adkins of Hinton.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Monday, April 25, 2022 at the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors Chapel with Pastor Robbie Merritt officiating. Burial will follow in the Adkins Family Cemetery on Esquire Road near Hinton. Friends may call from 1:00 pm until time of services Monday at the funeral parlors.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.