Memorial visitation for Kenneth W. Adkinson, 73, will be held at 5-7 p.m. Monday, March 28, 2016 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Eudora. He passed away the morning of Thursday, March 17, 2016.
Kenneth was born January 25, 1943 in Joplin, MO the son of George Kenneth and Clare (Cole) Adkinson.
He married Marsha Ramey on August 21, 1963 in Kansas City, Kansas. She survives of the home include two daughters, Kenna Wright of Eudora, KS and Wendy Churchill of Las Cruces, NM; two granddaughters, Jessica Gallegos, Lenexa, KS and Samantha Stout of Linwood, KS; and a half- sister, Sandy Duncan, Bentonville, AR.
He received his Associates degree from Kansas City Kansas Community College. He served his country in the Army Reserves.
He was an active member of the Odd Fellows, Ottawa Indian Tribe of Oklahoma, and he also served on the Eudora Zoning Commission. He loved golfing, fishing, hunting and playing cards.
He was an Agricultural Chemical Sales Specialist and also owned and operated Mid States from 1976-1984. He later worked for United Supplier as a Territory Manager until retirement.