Lou Edna Adkins, 86, of Galax, died Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at her home.
She was born on May 23, 1927, in Twin Oaks, N.C., to Will and Nellie Edwards Stamper.
Survivors include her husband, Hugh Adkins of Galax; daughter, Nellie McBride of Galax; sons and daughters-in-law, Huey and Carmen Adkins of Germany and Harvey and Iona Adkins of Woodlawn; siblings and spouses, Pauline Leonard, Louise Blevins, Joe and Nancy Stamper, all of Galax, Charles and Sandra Stamper of Woodlawn, Demmie and Lacey Bowman and Ella Ruth Stoneman, all of Galax; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was held May 14, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery with Billy Goad officiating. There will be no visitation at the funeral home.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangement.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333
Published in Galax Gazette from May 16 to May 18, 2014