Obituary: Adkins, Evelyn
Adkins, Evelyn S.
Evelyn S. Adkins, age 95, passed away peacefully on Friday March 5, 2021, at Arbor Ridge in Silver Spring, MD. Born September 14, 1925 in Worcester, MA, to Lillian and George A Stewart Sr. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Arthur (Rusty) W. Adkins JR, two brothers George A. Stewart Jr, James Stewart, and one sister, Jean Hull Woodward.
Evelyn is survived by her daughters, Geraldine A Warner (Drexel) of AL and Dorothea K Adkins of CA; three granddaughters Linda J Gagnon (TN), Sandy J McTier (GA), Debra L Lautenschlaeger (SC); 8 great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Albert J. Adkins of Pittsville, MD; and numerous nieces and nephews across the United States.
A celebration of Evelyn’s life will be held when the department of health allows more than 30 people to gather and people have been vaccinated.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to:
Friends of the Patuxent
National Wildlife Visitors Center
10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop
Laurel, MD 20708-4911
Emanuel United Methodist Church
11416 Cedar Lane
Beltsville, MD 20705