Norma Jean Adkins, 76, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Monday, May 6, 2024, at her home.

Norma was born February 12, 1948, at Midway in Madison County, Ohio to Amos and Mildred Elliott Dawes.  She was a graduate of Washington High School and a lifelong resident of this community.

Before her retirement, she was a nursing home aide.  She had also been a grocery store clerk and a server at Frisch’s Big Boy.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Tracy Marie Adkins on August 3, 1980; her parents; five brothers, George, Bud, Amos, Jr., and Dave Dawes and Martin Smith and four sisters, Martha Wade, Marjorie Shaw and infant sisters, Margaret and Ann Dawes.

Norma is survived by her husband, Lonnie Edward Adkins whom she married July 20, 1968; three children, Stephanie (John) Coonrod of Greenfield, Lonnie E. (Laurie) Adkins, II of Greenfield and Brandon (Kayla) Adkins of Leesburg; several grandchildren and great grandchildren and a brother, Chuck (Goldie) Dawes of Staunton.

A private family graveside service will be held Thursday, May 9, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. in the Washington Cemetery with memories being offered by family members.

There will be no calling hours.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.

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