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Sylvia Adkins

March 28, 1948 — August 15, 2021

Sylvia Adkins

Sylvia Adkins, 73, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away Sunday, August 15, 2021, at her home.

Sylvia was born in Pike County Kentucky March 28, 1948, to the late Joe and Mavis (Coleman) Slone.  She was also preceded in death by her husband Clifford Adkins; a son, Roger Adkins; a granddaughter, Rachael Nichole Adkins; a brother, Larry Slone and sisters Evelyn Hungate and Carol May.

Sylvia is survived by her children: Lynn (Gary) Clark, Charles (Ida) Adkins and Christopher Adkins, all of Bellefontaine; a daughter-in-law, Traci Adkins of Akron, Ohio; nine grandchildren, Jonathan Clark, Jamie Clark, Hannah King, James King, Kaylee Cox, Zack Cox, Lyddia Adkins, Danielle Adkins and Scott Adkins; thirteen great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles (Jonda) Slone of Georgia and Joe (Ruby) Slone of Kentucky and sisters Sharon Slone of Chicago and Mary Lynn Slone of Kentucky.

Sylvia was one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, and a homemaker most of her life.

A memorial service will be held at a later date and can be viewed via Zoom.

The staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine is honored to serve the Adkins family.


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