"Granny" Jane Adkins

Died: Mon., Mar. 11, 2019

Funeral Service


11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Fri., Mar. 15, 2019
Location: Walters Funeral Home Chapel

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“Granny” Jane Adkins, age 78 of LaFollette, crossed over to her Heavenly home on Monday, March 11, 2019, surrounded by her family.  She was a member of Woodlake Baptist Church.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Hager and Pearly Lewis, Sister, Corsie Mullins, Brothers, Jim and John C. Lewis, and Son-in-Law, John Zemlick.


She is survived by her 5 Children, Asbel Adkins Jr. and wife, Jamie, Wilma Nelson and husband, Danny, Donna Zemlick, Judy Moss and husband, Daniel, Julie Walden and husband, Mike (Bubba); 10 Grandchildren, Hannah Singletary and husband, William, Brandy Nelson, Shanna Adkins, Stephanie Nelson, Christopher Zemlick, Megan Swafford and husband, Justin, Desaray Adkins, Jonathan Bolton, Jacob Moss, and Eli Bruce; 7 Great-Grandchildren, William, Kira, Taylor, Katie, Dillon, Tessa, Gabe, Lorelei, and Michael; 3 Brothers, and many other family and friends.


The family will receive friends from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Friday at Walters Funeral Home. Graveside Services and Interment to follow at Sharp Cemetery with Brother George Asbury officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made in Jane’s name to Walters Funeral Home in LaFollette to assist with final expenses.  Online condolences for Ms. Adkins may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net.  Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of “Granny” Jane Adkins. 

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Mary Miller
   Posted Wed March 13, 2019
Saddened by this news, my prayers and condolences to the family. She was a kind & sweet Lady, she was loved and will be greatly missed by many.

Alice Paul Pyle Ivey
   Posted Wed March 13, 2019
Judy and Julie and all of Jane's family are in my prayers. She was such a sweet and kind person. Tara-Beth and I send our condolences. Sorry I can't be there for the funeral, but I have chemo.

Megan Swafford
   Posted Wed March 13, 2019
My sweet granny,we love and miss you so much! We know your in a better place and your walking with Jesus. Me,Gabe,Michael,and Justin love you and we'll see you again!

Louise Williams - Eileen’s daughter.
   Posted Thu March 14, 2019
I am very sorry to hear of your momma’s passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Katie Price
   Posted Thu March 14, 2019
Thoughts and prayers for this sweet family. Although I never met her, it's clear she was an incredible lady!

Donna Robbins
   Posted Thu March 14, 2019
We loved Jane . She was a kind soul . She spent many hours with our mother
(Marie) in friendship and kindness. They discussed the Bible and shared stories. I'm sure she will be greatly missed but is heavens gain. Our prayers and thoughts are with each one. Sue, Pat, Donna

Pat Blanche
   Posted Thu March 14, 2019
Sorry to hear of Jane’s passing! She will be welcomed into God’s arms. She was a dear friend to my Mom and our family loved Jane. She will be missed!

Donna Zemlick
   Posted Thu March 14, 2019
My heart breaks for my family. We have been blessed in so many ways. We will forever be changed. I love you all.