Dianna Lynn Adkins, age 57, of Forest City, passed away Thursday, October 29, 2015.
Born May 13, 1958 in Logan County, WV, she was a daughter of the late Wallace Franklin Adkins and Brookie Maynard Adkins. She worked for Allied Die Casting for many years. Dianna's life enjoyment was having family gatherings and cookouts. She loved her family dearly.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ray Maynard, Ingram "Abe" Adkins and Winnie Adkins; sister, Mary Jane Adkins; brother, Lonnie Lee Adkins and a granddaughter, Taylor Grace "Gracie Mae" Alexander.
Survivors include three daughters, Ronda Pritchard, Angie Dyer and Jennifer Whitener all of Forest City; one son, Robert Burgess, Jr. of Dry Pong, Louisiana; grandmother, Barbara Wooten Maynard Neice of Kessler, West Virginia; two brothers, Kenneth Adkins and wife, Kathy of Bruno, West Virginia and Wallace Franklin Adkins, Jr. and wife, Cela of Christian, West Virginia; three son-in-laws, Jerry Pritchard of Shelby, Christopher Dyer and Samuel Whitener both of Forest City. She is also survived by twelve grandchildren, Tyler, Zachary, Kayla, Beverly, Sierra, Jacob, Jenna, Christy, Britney, Jeremiah, Chad, Brad and her very best friend Darlene Cooper of Forest City.
A memorial gathering was held at the home of Jennifer Whitener.
Memorial donations are suggested to Harrelson Funeral and Cremation Services, 1251 US Highway 221A, Forest City, NC 28043 to help defray funeral costs.
Harrelson Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with arrangements.