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Jerry W. Adkins

Jerry W. Adkins, 67, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, June 13, 2021, at 4:27 p.m., at his residence.

Mr. Adkins attended Huntington North High School. He retired from United Technologies Electronic Controls (UTEC) of Huntington and also worked at Bendix of Huntington for many years.

He was born on Nov. 1, 1953, in Fort Wayne, to Earl and Ethel Johnson Adkins. He married Bernice Porter on Nov. 2, 1974, in Marion. She survives in Huntington.

Additional survivors include two daughters, Colleen Adkins, of Warren, and Samantha (Matthew) Boothby-Adkins, of Marion; four brothers, Roy (Lynette) Adkins, of Indiana, Michael Adkins, of Waco, TX, Tim Adkins, of Warren, and Randy Adkins, of Huntington; a sister, Sharon Adkins, of Fort Wayne; four grandchildren, Dustin Newsome, of Huntington, Tre Newsome, of Marion, and Briana Nichols and Alexis Boothby, both of Marion; and three great-granddaughters, Aria Newsome, of Huntington, Luna Nichols, of Marion, and Alyssa Newsome, of Marion.

Calling will take place on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Bailey-Love Mortuary, Huntington.

Memorials may be made to Parkview Hospice of Fort Wayne, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.

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