age 50, of Somerset, passed away on January 1, 2016, at his
born on August 26, 1965, in Sandusky, Ohio, to the late Milton
Adkins and Alberta Jordan Adkins Blevins.
He was a self-employed mechanic.
Roger married Melena Whitaker on October
He enjoyed farming, fishing and hunting.
Roger loved spending time with his
He was of the Pentecostal faith.
survived by his wife, Melena; his sons, Roger Sanchez, of
Columbus, Ohio, Neal Adkins, of Sidney, Ohio, and Joseph Mosley,
of Somerset; daughters, Christina Adkins, of Columbus, Ohio,
Amber Whitaker, of Somerset, Summer Mosley, of Somerset, Savanna
Whitaker (and Jeremy Hall), of Cambridge, Ohio, Kayla (and
Austin) Thompson, of Mt. Vernon, and Shelby Whitaker (and Dustin
Mayfield), of Somerset; his brothers, Millard Adkins, of
Norwalk, Ohio, Hobert (and Pam) Adkins, of Pennsylvania, and
Bobby Adkins, of Lorain, Ohio; sisters, Connie Hatfield, Patsy
Mosley, Annie (and Johnny) Tackett, and Kathy (and Cecil)
Jasper, all of Willard, Ohio, Nancy (and Tony) Agresta, of
Tennessee, Becky (and Jimmy) Hall, of McDowell, Linda Gayheart,
of Grethel, and Betty (and Leroy) Gibson, of Lorain, Ohio;
twenty grandchildren.; and three very special friends, Rachel
Coomer, Steve Glover and Jim Blomquist.
preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Harlen Adkins
and Charles Adkins; his sisters, Lilly Sue Adkins and Clara
Marie Adkins; and his grandson, Dusty Mayfield.
will be on Tuesday, January 5, 2016, after 5:00 p.m., in Bethany
service will be on Wednesday, January 6, 2016, at 1:00 p.m., at
Bethany Baptist Church, with Bro. David Hawk officiating.
Burial will be in the Whitaker Cemetery.
In lieu of
flowers, the family requests donations made to the Roger Adkins
Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.