Tommy Adkins, 47, life long resident of New London, died Monday, December 26, 2011 at Allen Mercy Medical Center, Oberlin after a sudden illness.
Born June 30, 1964 in Norwalk, son of the late Lowell T. and Helen (Clark) Adkins. He was a 1982 graduate of EHOVE Career Center. He worked for Rankin Manufacturing, New London, Leon Riley, Norwalk, Jennings and Churella, New London, Kokosing Const., Mansfield and Mayflower, Norwalk. He was a member of the Laborers Union and the Cushman Club.
He is survived by his siblings, Ronald (Linda) Hales, Monroeville, Debra (Ray) Seville, Norwalk, Jody Fairchild, New Paris, Ohio; numerous nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his brother, Bob Hales, niece, Heather Croft.
Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 12:00 p.m. Friday, December 30, 2011 at Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main Street, New London with Father Bob Cole officiating. Burial will follow at Grove Street Cemetery, New London.
Memorials may be given to the family in care of Eastman Funeral Home and condolences may be made at: www.eastmanfuneralhome.com