Timothy E. Adkins, 62, of Kingsport entered into rest, Sunday, June 10, 2012 at Holston Valley Medical Center. He served his country in the Marines in Vietnam and Korea. Timothy was employed 37 years at Mead (Domtar) and was of the Baptist faith. He is preceded in death by his parents, Chester E. and Jaynell Phillips Adkins; and a baby brother.
Surviving is his wife of nine years Karen; daughters, Stacey Adkins and special friend, Bo Sexton all of Kingsport and Leslie Dunnican and her husband Alex of Sevierville, two grandchildren and a sister, Glenda Sprung; two step-children, Eric Ray Stevens of Pounding Mill, VA., Ann Marie Hagen of Aldie, VA. Other survivors include one niece, Teresa Fish and husband Wayne; one nephew, Jason Sprung and one great nephew, Isaac Fish all of Kingsport. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 14, 2012 at East Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Amedysis Hospice. East Lawn Funeral Home is honored to serve the Adkins family, please visit us at www.eastlawnkingsport.com to place a condolence to the Adkins Family.