Melody DeAnn Adkins

  • BORN: March 1, 1984
  • DIED: November 24, 2012
  • LOCATION: Hillsboro, Ohio

Melody DeAnn Adkins, age 28, of Hillsboro, passed away November 24, 2012 at OSU Hospital with her Mother, Brother, Sisters and other family members by her side. She was born March 1, 1984 in Georgetown, Ohio, the daughter of David and Nancy Prater Adkins. Melody attended Hillsboro High School where she played softball and basketball. She also was on the cheerleading squad in Junior High. Melody enjoyed spending time with her Grandma Opal. She also liked to go dancing with her friends. She was fortunate to share a close friendship with Shannon Tankersley through the years. Such a friend is not easily found and the family is grateful to Shannon. On October 30, 2000 Melody's daughter, Destiny Marie Bender was born. Over the years Melody took care of her daughter with the help of her Father, Mother, Brother and Sisters. Survived by her daughter, Destiny Marie Bender; mother Nancy Adkins; sisters, Connie (Carl) Storms and Tanya (Joe) Jenkins; brother Shawn (Cassie) Adkins; nephews, Ethan, Gabriel, and Samuel Adkins, and Kevin and Brian Jenkins; one niece Caitlin Adkins; and numerous Aunts & Uncles. She is preceded in death by her father, David Adkins; fraternal grandparents Lenvile D. & Opal Adkins; maternal grandparents Bill and Janice Prater; a special Uncle Michael Adkins; and favorite cousin Nicky Adkins. Funeral services will be held at the same time of her father's funeral at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at the Turner & Son Funeral Home, Hillsboro. Burial will follow in the Resthaven Memory Gardens. Visitation will also be held with her father on Monday, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. For more information, or to sign our on-line register, please visit www.turnerfuneralhomes.cc


Visitation
  • November 26, 2012
    5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Turner & Son Funeral Home
  • 602 North High Street
  • Hillsboro, OH 45133
  • (937) 393-2124
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Funeral Service
  • November 27, 2012
    11:00 AM
  • Turner & Son Funeral Home
  • 602 North High Street
  • Hillsboro, OH 45133
  • (937) 393-2124
  • Get Directions

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“ I will miss seeing Mel's face. We weren't very close, but always friends when we saw each other, she was an amazing person, so full of life. Coming...Read More »

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