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Bobby Earl Adkins

July 20, 1941 — December 24, 2019


HEADLAND.Bobby Earl Adkins, a resident of Headland, passed away Tuesday morning, December 24, 2019 at home. He was 78.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, December 26, 2019 in the Gardens of Memory, near Headland, with Brother Otis Derrah officiating. Wright Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements. The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 1:45 P.M. Thursday at Wright Funeral Home & Crematory Chapel.

In lieu of flowers the family request contributions be made in Bobbys honor to; Kindred Hospice, 2740 Headland Avenue Dothan, Alabama 36303.

Mr. Adkins was born in Henry County, Alabama to the late R.O. Adkins and Ludie Mayie Byrd Adkins and resided there his whole lifetime. Bobby was a welder by trade and retired from Golden Peanut, formerly DOMCO as a warehouse foreman. He was also preceded in death by his wife Charlotte Adkins, and a son, John Russell Adkins.

Leaving to cherish his memories are his son, Jimmy Rex Adkins (Kimberly) of Headland; his grandsons, Jeremy Adkins (Brittany), Joshua Andrew Gray, and Jonathan Alan Gray, all of Headland; a sister, Lyvonne Adkins Hunt, of Headland; a brother, Mackie Adkins (Gloria), of Headland; his grandchildren, Hazel Cunningham, Skylar Smith, Bryson Adkins, and Hadleigh Adkins; and his companion, Sarah Jones, who gave her loving care and compassionate love to him, especially through his battle with cancer.


Phone 334-693-CARE (2273).

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

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