Ronnie and Debbie, I was visiting this site and saw your messages.I am an Adkins from Adair Co., MO and may or may not be a decendant of John R. Adkins. My grandfather is George Wesley Adkins b. 9-14-1903 in Mulberry, MO. Married to Lucille Adams then Regina F. Crawford. Great grandfather is William Franklin Adkins b. 12-15-1852. Married to Catherine Mary Mabis. Great great grandfather is Joseph Adkins. No dates but married to Martha Jane Smith. Any connections?