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Shirley "Sissy" (Allen) Adkins

March 22, 1948 ~ May 26, 2022 (age 74)


Shirley (Sissy) Allen Adkins, 74, of Norwood passed away Thursday, May 26, 2022 in her home. Ms. Adkins was born in Montgomery County on March 22, 1948 to Ervin Harvey Allen and Bertie Laura Dunn Allen. In her leisure, Ms. Adkins enjoyed being outdoors, working in flowers and spending time with family. She is survived by three daughters, Tina Smith (Doug) of Norwood, Jan Davis of Norwood and Lauria Burgess of Kings Mountain; three sisters, Grace Lemonds, Mae Purkins and Linda Greene; eight brothers, T.B. Allen, Bill Allen, Clyde Allen, Gary Allen, Donald Allen, Junior Allen, Stevie Allen and Walter Allen; two grandsons, Patrick Cruz and Shawn Burgess. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by Frances Allen, Robert Allen, Clinton Allen and Maggie Brown.

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