Macel Adkins, 99, of Amanda, formerly of Circleville, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Crestview Manor. He was born May 24, 1915 in Nicholas County, West Virginia and was the son of John and Mary Adkins. Macel was a lifelong farmer.
He is survived by his wife of 76 years, Mavis (Neal) Adkins; children, Janice McCombs, Larry (Carol) Adkins and Johnny (Juanita) Adkins all of Circleville, Susan Dulin of Alabama and Shirley Evans of Amanda; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Larry Dale Adkins; grandson, Larry Michael Adkins; son-in-law, Gary Evans; five brothers and five sisters.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at the Taylor Funeral Home in Amanda. Burial will follow in Amanda Twp. Cemetery. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
The family would like contributions to be made to the American Diabetes Assoc., 471 E. Broad St. #1630, Columbus, Ohio 43215 in Macelâs memory.