Paul D. Adkins

April 22, 1961January 27, 2019
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Paul D. Adkins, 57 of Huntington passed away at 5:11am on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at his residence. Paul was a 1979 graduate of Huntington North High School and was a graduate of Huntington University. He worked for Parkview Huntington Hospital, Herald Press and for the last 15 years as an insurance agent. Paul was a member of Life Church where he served in adult ministries. Through the years he also served as a youth leader, small group leader and church camp director for many years, former member of Kiwanis and was a former board member of Huntington County Baseball. He loved coaching and was a coach for many years for travel baseball teams. Paul loved to play baseball and softball. He loved his God and his family and coaching his children’s sports.

Paul was born on April 22, 1961 in Pikeville, Kentucky, the son of Samie and Ivy (Allen) Adkins.

He was united in marriage to Tracy Guhl on September 24, 1983 in Huntington. His wife survives.

Additional survivors include two daughters: Beth (Curan) Burnau of Huntington; Krista (Adam) Rohrabaugh of Roanoke; a son: Connor (Zoie Brooks) Adkins of Huntington; three brothers: Bobby (Susie) Adkins of Huntington; Frank (Judy) Adkins of Florida; Mike Adkins of Huntington; three sisters: Delores (Leo) Fannin of Florida; Patty (David) McCormick of Florida; Fredia Teusch of New Haven; six grandchildren: Carson Stoffel, Chandler Stoffel, Micah Rohrabaugh, Marlie Rohrabaugh Scarlet Burnau and Briggs Burnau.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother: Samie “Junior” Adkins.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, Indiana.

Funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, February 1, 2019 with one hour of visitation prior to the services with Pastor Mike Hill officiating at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel.

Interment will take place at a later date.

Memorial donations can be made out to Life Church in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.


  • Tracy Adkins, Wife
  • Beth Burnau, Daughter
  • Krista Rohrabaugh, Daughter
  • Connor Adkins, Son
  • Bobby Adkins, Brother
  • Frank Adkins, Brother
  • Mike Adkins, Brother
  • Delores Fannin, Sister
  • Patty McCormick, Sister
  • Fredia Teusch, Sister
  • Samuel Adkins, Father
  • Iva Adkins, Mother
  • Samie "Junior" Adkins, Brother
  • Six grandchildren: Carson Stoffel, Chandler Stoffel, Micah Rohrabaugh, Marlie Rohrabaugh, Scarlet Burnau and Briggs Burnau.

  • Roger McClellan
  • Steve Septer
  • Scott Stevens
  • Travis Harrison
  • Larry Wilson
  • Jason Teusch
  • Carson Stoffel
  • Chandler Stoffel
  • Doug Wilson

  • Life Church


  • Visitation Thursday, January 31, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 1, 2019

Paul D. Adkins

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Bev Dalrymple-Zollinger

January 31, 2019

Tracy , I wanted to offer my sympathy, I will be thinking of you and your family and praying for strength . Take care and blessings.
Bev Dalrymple- Zollinger

Bob & Dawn Blubaugh

January 31, 2019

Sad day to hear of the loss of my old friend, Paul. He's always been a friend that could a smile on your face. RIP. Thoughts & prayers to the family.

Cathy Anderson

January 30, 2019

Condolences from the Huntington North High School Class of 1979

Anne& Ed Tarter

January 30, 2019

So sorry to hear of Paul’s passing sending prayers to the families . Paul was such a great man his memories will live on forever

Julie Bye

January 29, 2019

Such a wonderful and kind loving uncle who set a great example for us all!!! You will be greatly missed!!! Love you Uncle Paul!!! Continued prayers for Tracy and the rest of his family! Love you all!!!

Jeff & Betty Williams

January 29, 2019

Our deepest condolences goes out to your family. Paul was a good friend and I always enjoyed taking with him when we were together discussing my insurance needs. You will be sadly missed. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.

Randy Borskey

January 29, 2019

Saddened to hear of Paul's passing. He was a friend through school and a good man.
Prayers to his entire family.

Sue Meyer(formerly Ervin)

January 28, 2019

Fredia, sorry about your brother passing. Thoughts and prayers for your family.

Jeffrey Adkins

January 28, 2019

I will never forget the things we did as we were growing up we were together constantly I am going to miss you even though I have not seen you and lost time since we both got our own families, I will never forget you you will always be in my heart and my memories and I'm looking forward to seeing you in that heavenly home! RIP Uncle! Til we meet again.....,..,..Jeff

Steve Ambriole

January 28, 2019

We know Paul is now made perfect. It was a privilege to call him a friend and brother in Christ. Time will heal your loss and peace will fill your lives remembering what a great husband,father,and grandpa Paul was.
Steve & Pam Ambriole and Family