Mary Ellen Adkins

September 15, 1947 ‒ April 01, 2015

Fredericktown, Ohio

Mary Ellen Adkins, age 67, of Fredericktown passed away on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus with her family by her side.

She was born on September 15, 1947 in Mount Vernon, Ohio to the late Florin and Virginia Mae (Goss) Burson Jr. Mary was employed at Hi-Stat in Lexington from which she retired with nearly twenty years of service. She was a former member of the Perry Church of Christ. Mary enjoyed traveling, especially near the ocean. She also enjoyed reading. But most of all, she loved the time she spent with her family.

She is survived by her husband Frank Adkins; her son Timothy (Rebecca) Adkins; her daughter Tabitha (Keith) Evans; three grandchildren, Christopher Evans, Hope Adkins, Tyler Adkins; and her brother Dennis (Vickie) Burson.

Friends may call on Monday, April 6, 2015 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home from 5-7PM. A service will be held on Tuesday, at the funeral home, beginning at 11AM with Rev. Leroy Bumpus officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Riverside Methodist Hospital, Neuroscience Center, 3535 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus, Ohio 43214.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mary Ellen Adkins.

  • Our prayers and love are with your family at this time if loss. Mary is deeply missed.

  • Our hearts are saddened for you. Please know you are comforted by many friends and the loving Savior.

  • Our deepest sympathy. Mary will be greatly miss. Much love to Frank and children and extended family. Love Angel & Family

  • So sorry to read of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with hou and yours.

  • Tabby So Sorry To Hear About Your Mom .Thoughts & Prayers For You And Your Family

  • Sorry for your loss…..lots of prayers for the entire family!!! David and Patti Merkle

  • Our thought & prayers are with your family. Talk about your precious memories of a lady so dear to so many. God Bless & grant you peace.

  • My dear old friend D and family. We are so sorry to hear of your loss. God Bless one and all until you are joined together again.
    Larry & Lisa

  • Denny & Vickie & family… sorry for your loss. May your sister rest in peace.

  • So said to hear about Mary. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this hard time.

  • Our hearts go out to you. Cheris the love and memories. Mary Ellen will be missed.

  • My deepest sympathy for your loss. My blessings to Mary Ellen in her new found peace.

  • Our prayers to the Adkins family during this difficult time…Sending our thoughts and deepest sympathy to Denny and Vickie Burson for the loss of his sister may she R.I.P…((HUGS))

  • May the love of family and friends carry you through your grief. Please find peace and comfort in Acts 24 :15 and Isaiah 25 : 8 & 9.

  • To the Adkins, Family
    My condolences goes out to the Family, nothing prepares us for the pain that comes with losing a loved one. May you find comfort not only in your family and friends, but in God. He is the hearer of prayers and will give us comfort. Psalm 34:18.