Debra Ann Adkins 54, of Arma, KS died 9:35 a.m. Friday July 25, 2008 at her home following a long illness.

Debra Ann Adkins 54, of Arma, KS died 9:35 a.m. Friday July 25, 2008 at her home following a long illness.  Debbie was born in Los Angeles, CA to Loyd and Shirley (Seacrest) Gust.  She grew up and  attended area schools Kansas City, Missouri.
On December 31, 1972 she married Lawrence E Adkins Sr. in Granview, MO; he survives at the home in Arma.  Debra was a housewife.
She was of the Baptist Faith and her joy in life was her family but most of all her grandkids.
Survivors include her husband; children Lawrence Eugene Adkins and wife Michelle of Arma, KS, Jason Dale Adkins of Pittsburg, KS, Leora Mae Hernandez and husband Roberto of Kansas City, KS, Kimberly Sue Adkins of Springfield, MO; sisters Renda Taylor of Belton, MO, Dina Gust of Lee Summitt, MO, and Vicky Gust of Carthage, MO, and 5 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Dewey Dale Gust.
Funeral Services will be 11 a.m. Friday August 1, 2008 at the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home with Chaplain Bud Clapp officiating.  Burial will follow at Highland Park Cemetery in Pittsburg, KS.  Family will receive friends from 9-11 a.m. Friday prior to the service.  In lieu of flowers the family ask expressions of sympathy be in the form of memorials to Aide in Final Expenses.  Friends may drop off or mail memorials to Bath-Naylor Funeral Home 522 S. Broadway Pittsburg, KS 66762.  E-mail condolences may be left at www.bathnaylor.com.  Arrangements and services are under the direction of Bath-Naylor Funeral Home of Pittsburg, KS.