Janice Ann Adkins, 59, of Unicoi passed away unexpectedly Thursday, July 18, 2019 in the Franklin Woods Community Hospital. She was a native of Arlington, Virginia and was the daughter of the late Billy Dean Honeycutt and Shirley Bryant Honeycutt. Jan was a Certified Medical Assistant and had worked for State of Franklin Healthcare for many years. She was a member of Maranatha Tabernacle, Unicoi. Jan loved life and life loved her. She never met a stranger and had many friends. Jan always had a smile and she brought joy to those around her. She was an avid animal lover and also loved to fish, especially deep sea fishing. Jan’s highest devotion was to her family and she loved being with them.
Survivors include three aunts, Helen Bryant of Johnson City, Virgina Borton of Florida and Vickki Bryant of Johnson City; an uncle Bob Black of Ohio; cousin/sister, Ramona Donlan and husband, Bruce of Unicoi; special friends, Susan and Dennis France of Murfreesboro, TN; several cousins; also her church family.
Funeral service for Jan will be conducted at 2:00 PM Saturday, July 20, 2019 in the Maranatha Tabernacle, off Buckeye Road, Unicoi with Pastor E.L. Wheeler and Rev. Eugene Penland officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 12:00 noon until the service time. Graveside services will follow in Roselawn Memory Gardens, Johnson City. Pallbearers will be Rick Berry, Elery Borton, Dennis France, David Adkins, David Penley and Mark Paul.
Condolences may be made online at www.wadugger.com. Woodall-Anderson and Dugger Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City is serving the Adkins family. 423-928-2245