Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Obituaries

April 5, 2012

Leva Opal Adkins 1938-2012

CATLETTSBURG — Leva Opal Burton Adkins, 73, Catlettsburg, passed away Wednesday morning, April 4, 2012, in Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital.

Mrs. Adkins was born Dec. 15, 1938, in Lawrence County, a daughter of the late Walter and Ruby Presley Burton.

 Leva was owner and beautician of Adkins Beauty Salon for 40 years. She loved working at her beauty shop, spending time with family and cooking. She was a member of Catlettsburg Methodist Church.

Leva leaves behind her loving family, including her husband of 52 years, Floyd Emory Adkins; a daughter, Lisa Stevens and husband Teddy of Wurtland; a brother, Tommy (Anna Jean) Burton of Ashland; sisters Norma Wathen of Orlando, Fla., Phyllis McDavid of Rush, Garnet (Tom) Gilliam of Rush and Carolyn Strosnider (Larry) of Catlettsburg; grandchildren Josh (Heather) Keeton, Matt Keeton, Adam Keeton, Kyle Stevens, Brittany Keeton, Courtney Stevens and Joseph Keeton; great-grandchildren Amber Grace Keeton, Devan Bryce Keeton and Trenton Matthew Keeton; and many more nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Pamela Keeton.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Neal Funeral Home on Center Street in Catlettsburg. Pastor Fred Wiles will officiate. Final rest will be in Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens in Ashland.

Visiting hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Bill G. Damron - 1933-2014

    Bill G. Damron, 81, of Ashland, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his summer home in Genoa, W.Va.

    July 23, 2014

  • Marlene Faye Reisinger Stambaugh - 1953-2014

    Marlene Faye Reisinger Stambaugh, 60, of Ashland, was called home by her Heavenly Father on Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, with her family at her side.

    July 23, 2014

  • Donna S. Hood - 1948-2014

    Donna S. Hood, 65, of Ashland, was called to her heavenly home on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.

    July 23, 2014

  • Barry Keith Mowery - 1944-2014

    Barry Keith Mowery, 70, of Lloyd, went to be with the Lord surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth.

    July 23, 2014

  • Alan R. Robinson

    Alan R. Robinson, 55, of Ashland, died Wednesday at his residence.

    July 23, 2014

  • Aaron Lambert

    Aaron Lambert, 85, of Ashland, died Wednesday in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.

    July 23, 2014

  • Arnold Stone - 1927-2014

    Arnold Stone, 86, of Vanceburg, died Wednesday in the Golden Living Center in Vanceburg.

    July 23, 2014

  • Trena Bradley Clark - 1941-2014

    Trena “Fern” Bradley Clark, 73, of Dayton, Ohio, died Tuesday.

    July 23, 2014

  • Clarence Williams

    Clarence Williams, 75, of Salyersville, died Tuesday.

    July 23, 2014

  • Joshua David Cooley - 1989-2014

    Joshua David Cooley, 25, of Vanceburg, died Monday in Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.

    July 23, 2014