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Pauline Adkins Obituary

Pauline Henderlight Adkins
Pauline Henderlight Adkins

January 25, 1917 - December 18, 2016
Born in Knoxville
Resided in Knoxville, TN
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ADKINS, PAULINE HENDERLIGHT of Knoxville went to her heavenly home December 18, 2016, 5 1/2 weeks before her 100th birthday on January 25. Pauline was one of six girls and one boy in the family of John Logan and Katherine Mynatt Henderlight. Pauline was a loving wife to George and special mother to David and Carolyn.
Pauline was raised in McCalla Avenue Baptist Church and was a current member of Chilhowee Hills Baptist Church. She had been a resident of Trinity Hills Senior Living for 9 1/2 years. She and her sister, Imogene were two of the first residents.

Pauline is predeceased by parents; son, David who died of polio in 1952 at age fifteen; husband George; brother James; sisters, Mary Deck, Othella Jones, Willie Mae Hackett, Imogene Lusk, Jamie Bull; and son-in-law Jim Hammer. Survivors; daughter Carolyn Adkins Hammer and several nieces and nephews.

Many thanks for the kind and loving care of those at Trinity Hills Memory Care, especially Ann, Donna and Eva. Appreciation also to Smoky Mountain Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your favorite charity in Pauline's memory.

Family and friends will meet at 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday December 20, 2016 at Lynnhurst Cemetery for a 3:00 p.m. graveside service and internment with Chaplain David Collins officiating. Call at your convenience Tuesday until 2:00 at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood at North Broadway.




Stevens Mortuary
1304 Oglewood Ave
Knoxville, TN US 37917
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Lynnhurst Cemetery
2300 W. Adair Drive
Knoxville, TN US 37918
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
3:00 PM
Graveside Service
Lynnhurst Cemetery
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
3:00 PM



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