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Mavis C. Adkins

Mavis C. Adkins, 95, formerly of Circleville, passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Crestview Manor.  She was born October 17, 1921 in Bickmore, WV. and was the daughter of the late Clark E. and Verne M. Neal.  Mavis was a cook and waitress at several local restaurants over the years. She started in the Mid ‘60’s at the Viking Dairy Bar in Ashville, and later finished at Well’s Restaurant in Circleville.  
Mavis is survived by her children, Janice McCombs of LaGrange, OH, Larry (Carol) Adkins of Circleville, Susan Dulin of Alabama, Shirley Evans of Amanda, and Johnny (Juanita) Adkins of Circleville; 10 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; sister, Phyllis Phillips; and numerous nieces and nephews.  
In addition to her parents, Mavis was preceded in death by her husband of 76 years, Macel Adkins; son, Larry Dale Adkins; grandson, Larry Michael Adkins; son-in-law, Gary Evans; one brother and three sisters
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at the Taylor Funeral Home in Amanda, with burial to follow in Amanda Twp. Cemetery.  Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. The family request memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association, 471 E. Broad St. # 1630, Columbus, OH 43215 in Mavis’ memory.

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We are thinking about you, even though we could not make it from PA.  Please know you are in our thoughts. We loved grandma and will miss her hugs!
Love, Audra, Courtney and Brittany.

AUDRA LAPP Mar 28 2017 12:00 AM