ROBERT GARFIELD ADKINS JR., 71, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away at Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Born October 24, 1948, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington, W.Va., he was a son of Robert G. Adkins Sr. and the late Mildred Adkins. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Susan Adkins; his children, Robert G. Adkins III and wife Brittaney Bailey, Tina Marquis and husband Ben Marquis; seven grandchildren, Lily Adkins, Ryan Marquis, Dakota McGhee, Liam Marquis, Nathan Marquis, Robert G. Adkins IV (Qade), and Stella Marquis; his two sisters, Karen Skeens and Sharon Fowler; brothers-in-law Rick Kirk and Bob Fowler; sister-in-law Sally Kirk; numerous nieces and nephews and several great-nieces and nephews. Memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, August 8 at the Sunshine Free Will Baptist Church, 2111 James River Road, Huntington. Those attending are asked to follow CDC guidelines and state mandates of social distancing and wearing a mask. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Sunshine Free Will Baptist Church. Family guestbook at

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