Mr. Benjamin Joseph "Benny" Adkins, age 71, of Grayson, passed away Sunday evening, April 23, 2017, at Elliott Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sandy Hook.
He was born Oct. 9, 1946, in Carter County, a son of the late Ballard and Emma Wicker Adkins.
Benny was a life long farmer and enjoyed listening to bluegrass music.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Ballard Adkins Jr., and two sisters, Lillian Castle and Nancy Adkins Hall.
Benny is survived by several nieces and nephews and many other family members and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Adkins Cemetery on Evermans Creek in Grayson, with Brother Tom Riffe officiating.
Family and friends may meet at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017, for a funeral procession at Grayson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 49 McCoy Road, Grayson, Kentucky 41143.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.graysonfh.com.
Published on April 28, 2017