Geraldine Adkins

Geraldine West Adkins, 89, of Elizabethtown, passed away July 23, 2019, at Kensington Center. Ms. Adkins was born in Pike County. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, canning fruits and vegetables, and quilting. She was an avid U.K. basketball fan. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. Ms. Adkins was preceded in death by her husband, Ben Howard Adkins; her parents, Leonard and Louvena West; and several siblings. She is survived by her twin sister, Josephine Mullins, of McAndrews; her brother, William West (Gail), of Afton, TN; four sons, Jerry H. Adkins (Julia), of Elizabethtown; Benny J. Adkins (Sherry), of Vine Grove; George Michael Adkins (Anita), of Custer; and Gregory K. Adkins (Lena Searcy), of Taylorsville; seven grandchildren; several great- and great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the thoughtful staff at Kensington Center, who provided excellent care. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Friday at Brown Funeral Home with Dr. Charles Darland officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed online at


Thursday, July 25, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Friday, July 26, 2019 starting at 11:00 AM
Brown Funeral Home

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