Anthony Leonard "Tony" Adkins

Anthony Leonard “Tony” Adkins, 30, ofPoteau died Friday, July 29, 2011, inPoteau.Tony was born in Lawton on Aug. 8,1980, to Alfred Leonard and Christa Marion(Deubel) Adkins. Tony was preceded indeath by his brother-in-law, Bartley KeithHobson; paternal grandparents, Justus andLola Marie Adkins; maternal grandparents,Erwin and Emma Deubel; uncle, Joe Diego; and aunt,Evelyn Adkins.Survivors include his son, Anthony A. Adkins ofPoteau; his parents, Alfred and Christa Adkins of Poteau;sisters and brothers-in-law, Linda Sue and Scott Dollens,Brenda Carol and Jason McMurray of Poteau; nieces,Brianna Nichole Hobson, Sidney Elizabeth Dollens; nephews,Richard Kyle Swarts, Dustin Michael Dollens; aunt,Cornelia B. Diego of Poteau; other relatives, loved onesand friends.Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, at the FirstChurch of the Nazarene in Poteau with The Rev. GregLedbetter officiating. Burial will be in Hodgen Cemetery,Hodgen. Pallbearers will be Charlie Mattox, PrestonMattox, Clint Benefield, Rodney Derryberry, JakeWaymire, Ronnie Buckner.The family will be at the funeral home from 5-7 p.m.Wednesday to visit with relatives and friends.Online messages may be left at are under the direction of Evans andMiller Funeral Home, Poteau.