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Mrs. Dorthy R. Adkins, a 94-year-old resident of Trenton, died at 7:24 p.m., Sunday, March 3, 2024 at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 8, 2024 at Resthaven Mortuary of Trenton. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Gardens, north of Trenton.

Family visitation will be held Friday from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the mortuary.

Mrs. Adkins was born September 8, 1929 in Martinsville, the daughter of Roy Freemon Fitzgearlds and Nellie May Athay Fitzgearlds. For several years she was employed by Smith Clothing of Trenton.

She was a member of the Wesley United Methodist Church in Trenton.

On June 4, 1949 she was married to Royce Dean Adkins in Harrison County. He preceded her in death on August 8, 1991.

Her survivors include one daughter, Pam Robertson and husband, Howard of Chillicothe; two sons, Doug Adkins and wife, Lori of Lee’s Summit and Bob Adkins and wife, Terri of Hallsville; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one step-brother, Bobbie Beeks of Liberty.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and two step-sisters, Grace Bartlett and Clara Belle Gentry.

Memorials to either Wesley United Methodist Church or American Cancer Society may be left with the mortuary.

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