SIDNEY LEE ADKINS
COCHRAN – Sidney Lee Adkins, 75, passed away on Thursday, March 24, 2011 in a Columbus hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, March 29, 2011 in the chapel of Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home with burial in Andersonville National Cemetery. Pastor Kenny Hamm will officiate. The family will meet friends from 6 – 8 p.m., Monday, March 28, 2011 at the funeral home or at the residence 5530 Hawkinsville Road, Lot 18, Macon GA.
Mr. Adkins, son of the late Sidney Thomas Adkins and Dovie Mae Brown Adkins, was born in Twiggs County. He served with the U. S. Air Force with three tours in Viet Nam and retired after twenty-four years. Mr. Adkins was a sheet metal mechanic retired from Robins Air Force Base. He was the brother of the late Prentice Adkins.
Survivors include his devoted wife of thirty years, Emma Halligan Adkins of Cochran; his sisters, Faye Adkins and Patricia Hattaway (Ronnie), all of Macon; his sisters-in-law, Carol Halligan and Charlene Bell, both of Macon; brothers-in-law, Johnny Halligan of Milledgeville, Charles Halligan and Monty Halligan, both of Macon and several nieces and nephews.
Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.