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Margie M. Adkins

May 12th, 1934 – November 9th, 2015

Margie Mae Adkins, age 81 of Havana, IL, passed away at 11:00 pm on Monday, November 9, 2015 at the Havana Health Care Center in Havana, IL. She was born on May 12, 1934 in Kilbourne, IL, the daughter of Ellsworth "Buss" and Eula (Williams) Altig. Margie married Robert Adkins on March 26, 1955 in Boonville, IN.

She worked for a short time as a telephone operator. She then became a full time homemaker.

Margie was preceded in death by her daughter Lynn Adkins Bojarzin, her great-grandson Jordan Russell Tyler, her brother Gary Altig, and her two sisters, Frances Frye and Glenda Hormback.

Surviving are her daughter Jennifer (and Terry Bosie) Huston of Springfield, IL, and three sons, Robbie (and Debbie Lindsey) Adkins, Craig (and Laura) Adkins, and Brian (and Stephanie) Adkins, all of Astoria, IL, 10 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, November 29th beginning at 12 Noon at the graveside in Kilbourne Cemetery. Following the graveside service, the celebration will continue at 1:00 pm at the Havana VFW. If you would like to bring a covered dish that would be appreciated. Please help us celebrate the life of a loved family member and friend.


November 12th, 2015

The staff and residents of Havana Health Care Center extend or sympathy to Margies family. She will be greatly missed.

November 13th, 2015

Sincere condolences to Margie's family and friends. John and Norma Onion, Summum, IL