Larry Joe Adkins of Wayne

Larry Joe Adkins, 64, of Wayne, WV, passed from this life into the next after a short battle with cancer at his home on Wednesday, November 2, 2011. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Saturday, November 5, 2011 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne, WV. He was born June 16, 1947 in East Lynn, WV a son of the late William Jennings and Haney Drenner Adkins, and was preceded in death by four brothers and five sisters. Larry recently retired as an electrician from Steel of WV. He was a true family man, a loving husband, father and grandfather. Survivors include his loving wife of nearly 46 years, Glenna Baisden Adkins; his adored children, Melissa Moon and husband, Gary of Genoa, WV, Mary Boothe and husband Brian of Lavalette, WV, Timothy Adkins and wife, Regina of Lavalette, WV, Melinda Clagg and husband, Rodney of Ruther Glen, VA, and Marsha Conley and husband, Tony of Wayne, WV; his beloved grandchildren Amanda, Amber and Courtney Moon, Gavin and Carson Boothe, Caitlin Hammonds, Morgan, Heath and Laykin Adkins, Larry Fox, Reagan and Cooper Clagg and Alexis Conley; three sisters, Hester Anderson of Michigan, Tennessee Frye of Wayne, WV, Mary Honeycutt of Kentucky. The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 pm Friday at Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, WV. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Huntington.