Opal Faye Adkins, 78, of North Little Rock, formerly of Manila, died Saturday, Dec. 4, 2004, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in North Little Rock. She was the widow of Herbert Adkins and had lived in North Little Rock for the past eight years. She was born at Hobart, Okla., and was the daughter of the late Fred and Elizabeth Travis and had lived most of her life in Manila. Mrs. Adkins was a retired teacher with Manila Public schools and was a former member of Manila United Methodist Church. She was currently a member of First Assembly of God Church in North Little Rock.
Survivors include a daughter, Johnye Elizabeth Pryor of North Little Rock; two sisters, Freda Lucas of Amarillo, Texas, and Joyce Watson of Memphis.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Howard Funeral service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Dennis Pigman officiating. Burial will follow in the Manila Cemetery. The family will receive visitors from 6:30-8:30 p.m. this evening (Tuesday) at the funeral home.