Obituary for Velvie Adkins Young

Velvie Adkins Young, age 78 of Dublin passed away Sunday, September 22, 2019 at the New River Valley Medical Center.

Born September 23, 1940 in Pikeville, Kentucky she was the daughter of the late Lester C. Adkins & Fannie Kinney Adkins. A son, James Lester Young and brothers, Gary, Kenneth and Dean Adkins also preceded her in death.

She is survived by her


Eugene Young – Dublin


Tony Wayne (Teresa) Young – Moneta

Terry Gene Young & Scott Boothe – Floyd

Tracie Lynn (Chris) Sands – Dublin


Mariah Lynn (Tim) Taylor – Radford

Great Grandchildren

Declan Garrett Taylor, & Lucas Gunnar Taylor


Vernal Ray (Loretta) Adkins – KY

Ernie (Helen) Adkins – IL


Kathleen (Brice) Young – KY

Normie Jean Fields – KY

Mary Outlaw – CA


Kelly Young – KY

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Monday, September 30, 2019 at the Bower Funeral Home-Pulaski.

Interment will follow at the Memorial Christian Church Cemetery, Draper.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m.  until service time at Bower Funeral Home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.