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Jack Douglas Adkins

August 18, 1952 ~ April 15, 2022 (age 69)


Jack Douglas Adkins, 69, of South Shore, KY., passed away Friday, April 15, 2022 at SOMC Hospice in Portsmouth, OH. He was born in Portsmouth, OH., August 18, 1952 a son of the late Homer and Evelyn Jones Adkins.

Jack was always outgoing, he enjoyed life. He was always a hands on person, anything from auto body work to carpenter work. He also enjoyed tennis and going to support his grandkids at their ballgames “He was the loudest one in the stands”.

Left behind to cherish his memory are his longtime partner Karen Bradshaw; two daughters, Jackie (Bryan) Applegate of Franklin Furnace, OH and Roxanne (Tony) Sammons of South Shore, KY; the children of Karen, Kristen Bradshaw and Brandon (Hannah) Bradshaw; one sister, Ginger Nelson of Ashland, KY; one half-brother, Danny Adkins of South Shore, KY; seven grandchildren, Christin (Kevin) Fiedler, Brayden Bush, Tyler Applegate, Cooper Applegate, Eli Sammons, Mason Sammons, Tyson Sammons and several other family and friends who will sadly miss him.

Funeral services will be 1 P.M. Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at Morton-Hunt Family Funeral Home in South Shore, KY. Burial will follow at Collier Memorial Gardens in South Portsmouth, KY. Visitation will be Monday, April 18, 2022 from 6 P.M. until 8 P.M at the funeral home and one hour before the service on Tuesday.

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April 18, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Morton-Hunt Family Funeral Home
311 James Hannah Drive
Shore, KY 41175

Funeral Service
April 19, 2022

1:00 PM
Morton-Hunt Family Funeral Home
311 James Hannah Drive
Shore, KY 41175

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