By: Martha SparksSociety Editor
March 11, 2013
BELLEVIEW, Fla. — Ruben Adkins was born January 24, 1928, in Logan; he passed away Sunday, March 10, 2013 in Summerfield, Fla.
He faithfully served his Lord and Savior as pastor at the West Palm Beach Church of God. His life was spent building churches, nurturing, and loving souls into The Kingdom.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 64 years, Joan; daughter, Donetta (Larry) Osborne of Belleview; grandchildren, Brett (Nicole) Osborne of Arden, N.C., and Kerri Adkins of Smyrna, Ga.
Preceding him in death was his son, Teddy Wayne Adkins.
Services will be held at noon Saturday, March 16, at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services at Belleview. Interment will be at Belleview Cemetery.
Visitation will begin one hour prior to services Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions are recommended to be given to Wings of Faith Church of God, Ocala, FL.
Sentiments may be left at www.hiers-baxley.com.
Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services of Belleview, Fla., is in charge of arrangements.