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William Dillard Adkins (b. February 02, 1919, d. March 27, 2007)William Dillard Adkins (son of Lee O. Adkins and Adah M. V. Lazzell) was born February 02, 1919 in Indiana, and died March 27, 2007 in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana100.He married Evelyn Virginia Carman on April 22, 1939 in Bartholomew County, Indiana101, daughter of Wallace E. Carman and Alma M. Richardson.
Notes for William Dillard Adkins:
Went through all the Marion Co. IN births "A" but couldn't find him.
In the 1920 Marion Co. IN census he was 11/12ths old and b. in IN.
Marion Indiana Chronicle Tribune;
William D. 'Bill' Adkins
Feb. 2, 1919 - March 27, 2007
SILVER LAKE - William D. "Bill" Adkins, 88, died at 8:12 a.m. Tuesday in Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne.
He was born in Indianapolis to Lee and Adah (Lazzell) Adkins Bickers. He married Ellen C. Cagle in Indianapolis on Feb. 18, 1949. He retired from Active Products in Marion and worked the past ten years at Wabash True Value. Bill was a lifetime member of the American Metal Society and was a furniture craftsman at Twin Lakes Antiques.
He is survived by his wife, Ellen C. Adkins, Silver Lake; daughter, Julie Harrigan, Cape Coral, Fla.; four sons, Jerry Adkins and Ronald (Judy) Adkins, both of Indianapolis, Tim (Patty) Adkins, Silver Lake and Steven Adkins; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and his dog, Chico.
He was preceded in death by his brother and sister.
Memorial services are at 2 p.m. Saturday in Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Roann Chapel, 335 S. Chippewa Rd., Roann, with Pastor Matt Keller officiating.
Visitation is from 12 to 2 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home.
The memorial guest book for William may be signed at www.grandstaff-hentgen.com.
Originally published March 28, 2007
More About William Dillard Adkins and Evelyn Virginia Carman:
Marriage: April 22, 1939, Bartholomew County, Indiana.101
Children of William Dillard Adkins and Evelyn Virginia Carman are:
- +Ronald William Adkins.