Manda Lou Adkins of Wayne
Manda Lou Adkins, 92, of Wayne, WV, widow of Bernard G. Adkins, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2011 at Wayne Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services were conducted 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel by Pastor Johnny Jackson. Burial followed at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne, WV. She was born November 8, 1919 in Wayne, WV, a daughter of the late Okey and Maude Bradshaw Dean. Manda was a homemaker and member of Canada Chapel. Her sister, Ruby France, also preceded her in death, along with four brothers, Homer, Edgar, Donald and Charlie Dean. Survivors include a daughter, Ruby Dyer (Kenny) of Huntington, WV; six sons, Bernard Keith Adkins ( Pauline) of Wayne, WV, Dean Adkins (Mary) of Lavalette, WV, Neil Adkins ( Evelyn) of Wayne, WV, Toney Adkins ( Drema) of Genoa, WV, Doug Adkins (Peggy) of Wayne, WV, William Adkins ( Kim) of Huntington, WV; two sisters, Betty Napier and Dot Stiltner of Wayne, WV; a brother, Frank Dean of Wayne, WV; twelve grandchildren, Rob Adkins, Tim Adkins, David Adkins, Eric Adkins, Kristi Booton, Susan Sansom, Mark Adkins, Jon Adkins, Caleb Dyer, Kyle Dyer, Alicia Papas and Becky Smith; fourteen great grandchildren, Robbie Adkins, David Adkins, Madison Adkins, Ethan Adkins, Autumn Booton, Reagan Booton, Kevin Sansom, Cody Sansom, Mason Adkins, Sophia Adkins, Brady Dyer, Peyton Davis, Heidi Davis and Olivia Davis; one great-great grandchild, Camaron Adkins; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends. The family would like to thank the staff at Wayne Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Heartland of Riverview.