Ervin Lee Adkins, age 84, son of the late Jim and Delcie Adkins went to be with the Lord and his beloved wife of 60 years, Myrtle Adkins on August 27, 2012. Ervin was a former Deacon of Columbus Primitive Baptist Church. He is also preceded in death by 3 brothers, 4 sisters, and son-in-law, Dick Stegall. Survived by children, Patricia Stegall, Ronnie (Diane) Adkins, and Connie (Warren) Cox; 7 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 5 sisters, and many nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday 2-4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. at GRAUMLICH FUNERAL HOME, 1351 S. High St., Pastor Lundy Coleman officiating. Graveside service Friday 10:30 a.m. follow by burial at Sunset Gardens in Portsmouth, Ohio.