Ray Barton Adkins, 86, died Oct. 30, at his home in Monroe.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Katherine Chapman Adkins.
He is survived by his wife, Ernestine; son, Roy Jr.; daughters Donna Dawson, of Sedley, Va., and Lisa Adkins, of Ann Arbor, Mich.
Funeral services were Nov. 3, at Monroe Missionary Baptist Church.
Interment was in Norris Memorial Gardens.
Hatmaker Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.