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Howard Andrew "Wimpy" Adkins

August 26, 1955 — January 2, 2023

Howard Andrew "Wimpy" Adkins


     Howard Andrew “Wimpy” Adkins, 67, of Keeney Mt. passed away Monday, January 2, 2023 at Ruby Memorial Hospital following a short illness.

     Born August 26, 1955 at Hinton he was a son of the late Oscar and Leatha Cook Adkins.

     Wimpy enjoyed working on automobiles, crafts and spending time with family and friends.

     He was preceded in death by one daughter, Petina Rose Adkins and four brothers, Clark, Preston, Jimmy and Bobby Adkins.

     Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Deloris Ward Adkins; three children, Oscar Adkins, Blaine Adkins and Joni Lilly; stepson, C.J. Adkins Jr.; nine grandchildren; two great grandchildren and one sister, Debbie Adkins and husband Duckie.

     A Gathering of Family and Friends will be held from 12:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. Friday, January 6, 2023 at the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors Chapel. Following the visitation at Wimpy’s request, his body will be cremated.

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Gathering of Family and Friends

Friday, January 6, 2023

12:00 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors

130 Temple Street, Hinton, WV 25951

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