Betty Sue Adkins of Huntington

Betty Sue Adkins, 76, of Huntington, WV, formerly of Wayne, WV, passed away Friday, July 1, 2011 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington, WV. She was born November 23, 1934 at Wayne, WV, a daughter of the late Edwin Maxwell and Brooke Preston Booton. A son, Duane Adkins, also preceded her in death. She was known in the area as a former co-owner of Adkins Grocery in Wayne for over 40 years. Betty is survived by her husband, Vernon Asbury “Tom” Adkins; three sons, Vernon A. “Tommy” Adkins and wife, Pamela Sue of Wayne, WV, Tracy L. Adkins and wife, Dawn of Proctorville, OH, and Tillman M. Adkins of Huntington, WV; a special friend whom she loved as a daughter, Erica L. McVey of Huntington, WV; four sisters, Genevieve Skeens and Judith Booton of Wayne, WV, Lynn Asbury of Huntington, WV, and Sherry Fellure and husband Tom of Kenova, WV; a brother, Edwin “Macky” Booton and wife, Sandy of Wayne, WV; 6 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral services were conducted at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, July5, 2011 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV by Pastor Greg Tomblinson. Burial followed at Woodmere Memorial Park in Huntington