ANITA J. "JADIE" ADKINS
West Virginia ANITA J. "JADIE" ADKINS, 79, of Palatka, Fla., formerly of Wayne, W.Va., and Ashland, Ky., died on Thursday, December 29, 2016, at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville, Fla., following an extended illness. She was born on July 18, 1937, in Wayne, W.Va., to the late Welston "Pete" Smith and Patsy Maynard Smith of Wayne, W.Va. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, William Tolbert "Tob" Adkins and Glen Gilbert, and a grandson, James Ian McGrath of New Port Richey, Fla. Her youngest daughter, Patricia Pete "Petie" Gilbert of Hawthorne, Fla., just passed away on January 13, 2017. Jadie is survived by one daughter, Jean Ann "Cricket" (Paul) Augevich of Wytheville, Va.; a granddaughter, Kadie K. (Dake) Schmidt of Kodiak, Alaska; a grandson, Seth Weston (Jessica) Walsh of Bland, Va.; a great-granddaughter, Haven Walsh; a great-grandson, Weston McGrath of New Port Richey, Fla.; baby Walsh due in June; a special aunt, Seay Hess; and a cousin, "Little Sister" Lexa (Stan) Carr of St. Charles, Mo. Before moving to Palatka, Fla., Jadie spent most of her professional life in the banking and finance business in Wayne, W.Va., Huntington, W.Va., and Ashland, Ky., where she retired from National City Bank, Ashland, Ky. In accordance with her wishes, a memorial service will be held at a later date with burial in Elmwood Cemetery, Wayne, W.Va. Memorial contributions may be made to Oak Ridge Chapel, P.O. Box 975, Interlachen, FL 32148 or Haven Hospice House - Roberts Care Center, 6400 St. Johns Avenue, Palatka, FL 32177. Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed on her online guestbook at www.themastersfuneralhomes.com . Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is assisting the family.
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