Betty Jean Adkins Jones
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Parsonsburg—Betty Jean Adkins Jones, 77, of Parsonsburg, Maryland passed away Friday, May 3, 2013 at Golden Gardens Assisted Living in Parsonsburg. Born on March 18, 1936 in Willards she was the daughter of the late Walter "Shorty" James Adkins and Mary Ethel Jarman.
Betty was a devoted mother and grandmother who gave herself unselfishly; and was able to turn a stranger into a friend by just her smile.
She is survived by her sons, Dennis Lee Chandler and Florina Shortt of Willards, Jeffery Burton Chandler and Kristen Johansen of Parsonsburg, Richard Steven Chandler of Pittsville and Bryan Stanford Chandler and his wife, Tanya of Parsonsburg; daughter-in-law, Nancy Chandler of Salisbury; sister, Mildred Travers, ten grandchildren, five great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her oldest son, James Thomas Chandler; brothers, Russell and Robert Adkins and a sister, Virginia Calloway.
A funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 2:30 pm at Holloway Funeral Home, where friends may call one hour prior to the service. Interment will be held privately at a later date.
The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff at Golden Gardens who took such loving care of her.
Memorial donations may be made in her memory to Coastal Hospice and Pallative Care, PO Box 1733, Salisbury, MD 21802.
Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, P.A., 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. To send condolences to the family please visit www.hollowayfh.com.
Published in The Daily Times on May 9, 2013
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501 Snow Hill Road Salisbury, MD 21804