Cedric A. Adkins of Prichard

Cedric A. Adkins, 73, of Prichard, WV died Friday, March 18, 2011 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, WV. He was born March 16, 1938 in Wayne Co., a son of the late Elzie and Ada Bradshaw Adkins. Cedric worked as an electrician for Motorola. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Oral Alfreda Adkins; one son, Gordon Adkins and one brother. He was a U.S. Army veteran and members of American Legion Post #93 Kenova will perform military graveside rites. He is survived by two sons, Toby and Fred Adkins both of Prichard, WV; two daughters, Glenna Simpkins of Spring, TX and Susan Hooks of Prichard; one brother; six sisters; 13 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren and one special friend, Rosie Wallace. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Funeral services will begin at 2 with Mr. Harold Adkins officiating. Burial will follow in Spring Valley Memory Gardens. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com