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Happy Home Church Cemetery

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Happy Home Church Cemetery
Tuesday October 27th, 2020

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Thomas Ezekiel Adkins

Thomas Ezekiel Adkins, Jr., 75, formerly of Greensboro, NC, passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at Happy Home Church Cemetery with Rev. Bruce McBride officiating. Military graveside rites will be performed by the Rockingham County Honor Guard. Thomas was born in Rockingham County to the late Thomas Ezekiel Adkins, Sr. and Mildred Adkins Strader. He served his country in the US Navy and retired from Lorillard Tobacco Company. He is survived by his brother, Ronnie Adkins; sisters, Janice King and husband, Frank and Carol Ann Taylor and husband, Charlie; nieces and nephews; special friend, Shirley Rollins. Memorial contributions may be made to Happy Home Church, Cemetery Fund, 6995 NC Highway 700, Ruffin, NC 27326.

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A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Adkins

Kathy Higgs Oct 27 2020 7:43 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Adkins

Joy French Satterfield Oct 26 2020 11:59 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Adkins

Alice Setliff Oct 26 2020 7:46 AM

This is from Kimberly Cox. Accidentally picked up my daughters Facebook page.

Taylor Cox Oct 25 2020 7:20 PM

We were not related by blood. But when my Grandpa Strader married your mom you became my Uncle Zekie. I loved you as my Uncle and will always. I will miss you! Love, Kimberly

Taylor Cox Oct 25 2020 7:18 PM