FREDERICKTOWN — Bernice Adkins, 29, of Fredericktown died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2006, in Mount Vernon.
Bernice was born Sept. 11, 1977, in Shelby and was a 1995 graduate of Mount Vernon High School. While in high school, Bernice was a member of the Mount Vernon Flag Corps. She had been an employee of Ruby Tuesday’s Restaurant in Mount Vernon.
Surviving are her mother and stepfather, Cheryl and Larry Schunke of Fredericktown; her son, Jesse Allen Adkins of Fredericktown; her maternal grandmother, Maryann Allamon of Shelby; her brother, Donald Adkins of Mount Vernon; and her three sisters, Elizabeth Adkins of Miami Lakes, Fla., Sarah Adkins of Columbus and Melissa Myers of Fredericktown.
Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown, where funeral services will be Monday at 10 a.m. with Pastor Richard Prater officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.
Memorial contributions, for the education of her son, can be made to the family through the funeral home. To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
Candy K. Boyd
MOUNT VERNON — Candy K. Boyd, 50, of Quarry Street, Mount Vernon, passed away at her home on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2006.
She was born Sept. 13, 1956, in Mount Vernon to Wayne and Joretta (Boucher) Ballard. Candy was involved with the Salvation Army Home League and loved to spend time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband of over 32 years, Bruce Boyd; a son, Wayne Boyd of Mount Vernon; a brother, Wayne Ballard Jr. of Mount Vernon; two sisters, Mary Jane Hysell of Fredericktown and Tina Calkins of Tennessee; and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held at a later date. The arrangements are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family at 121 Quarry St., Mount Vernon, OH 43050. This obituary and online condolences can be accessed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
MOUNT VERNON — Dennis Shannon, 46, of Harcourt Road, Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday afternoon, Oct. 12, 2006, at the Select Specialty Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.