James "Jimbo" Adkins

December 11, 1958 ~ February 1, 2019 (age 60)


James Wesley “Jimbo” Adkins, 60, of Indianapolis, IN, passed away on Friday, February 1, 2019 at Manor Care in Indianapolis. 

Born December 11, 1958 at Kimper, KY, he was a son of the late Arthur & Margie “Harmon” Adkins.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife: Julia Adkins, and a nephew: Shawn Clifford.

Jimbo enjoyed fishing, going on picnics, and playing cards.  He was of the Baptist faith.

Those left to honor his memory include one son: Jonathon (Mandy) Adkins of Defiance, OH; one daughter: Christina Adkins of Defiance, OH; two brothers: Arthur (Karen) Adkins, Daniel (Glenda) Adkins, both of Defiance, OH; two sisters: Nancy (Daniel) McCarthy of Indianapolis, IN, Debbie Adkins of Defiance, OH; three grandchildren: Alicia, Mason, Dakota; and a host of family & friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 12:00 Noon Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Cedar Bottom Regular Baptist Church, Kimper, KY with Elder A.B. Thacker & others officiating.

Burial will follow in the Harmon Cemetery, Kimper, KY.

Visitation will begin at 6:00 P.M. Monday at the church with special services Tuesday at 7:00 P.M.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Jones & West Funeral Home, Phelps, KY.  The guestbook may be signed at 

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