Marie Adkins


Funeral services for Marie Jiles Adkins 53, of Pine Bluff passed February 19 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center will be Saturday, 11 a.m., Galilee MBC 4807 W. 6th Ave. Rev. George H. Barner, Sr. pastor.

She was born October 1, 1960 in Reydell, Ark. daughter of the late Herlin (Robert Lee) Jiles. She graduated from Watson Chapel High School.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Charles F. Adkins.

She was a member of Galilee MBC, a member of the choir. She was a member of the Mighty Gospelette.

Survivors include three sister, Rosetta Jones of Pine Bluff, Ark., Rosie L. Jiles, Dorothy Coleman both of Milwaukee, Wis., four brothers, Herlin Jiles, Jr., Freddie Jiles, Franklin Jiles all of Pine Bluff, Ark., Robert (Cynthia) Jiles of Sweet Home, Ark., three step sons, Charles (LaTasha) Adkins of Pine Bluff, Leslie Adkins (Kim) of Little Rock, Ark., Stanley (Kwame) Adkins of Port Allen, La., five step-grandchildren, nieces, nephews.

Visitation may be made Friday 7-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Forrest Lawn Memorial Garden Cemetery. Services by Perry Funeral Home. Remains will lie in state at church 10 a.m. until time of funeral 11 a.m. Saturday.