Melvin  Adkins

Melvin Eugene Adkins

Monday, January 14th, 1929 - Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
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Melvin Eugene Adkins, age 90 of Erin, TN, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Horizon Medical Center in Dickson, TN.
The Adkins family will receive friends on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at the chapel of Nave Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Melvin entered this life on January 14, 1929 in Walton, VA, son to the late Dewey and Lydia Adkins. Melvin proudly served his country in the United States Army and was a steel mill worker.
Survivors include his loving wife of 68 years, Dorothy Adkins; sons, Michael Adkins, Shawn Adkins; daughters, Linda McDonough, Yvonne Sigmon, and Renne Becker. Melvin also leaves behind nine grandchildren, and sixteen great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are in the care of Nave Funeral Home, (931) 289-4277,
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Linda Ball

Posted at 08:08am
So Sorry for your Loss Yvonne... my thoughts are with you and your family.

Roger Morris

Posted at 12:48pm
So sorry for your loss. our family was blessed to have Melvin in it for such a long time. he was a good man and he will be missed. Lets keep him in our hearts and think of him often and he will never be far away. May God bless and comfort you SIS and the entire family. my deepest condolences are with of you.

Ana Gustafson

Posted at 11:46pm
Condolences to Yvonne & David, and the entire Adkins family. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers. Ana Gustafson

Heather Heidebreicht

Posted at 02:41pm
As a kid grandpop always picked on us, it was his way of showing love. Every time we brought our school pictures over he would always say “now this one will scare the crows away for sure”. Makes me laugh, you’ll be loved forever.

The Heidebreicht Family

Posted at 01:37pm
Dear Grandpop, you will be loved and remembered forever.
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