Edwin Adkins

03/17/1962 - 02/15/2020

Obituary for Edwin Adkins

Reverend Edwin Thomas “Eddie Tom” Adkins, 57, of Union, KY entered into eternal rest on February 15, 2020. He was the Pastor of Licking Valley Baptist Church in Alexandria, KY. He worked as the Director of Distribution and Fulfillment at Averitt Express. He attended and played basketball for Morehead University. He lived for the Lord and loved his family, especially being a Papaw. He was the son of Everett Thomas (Tom) and Pauline (nee Prewitt) Adkins. He was preceded in death by his father. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife; Lori Adkins. Sons; Eric Thomas, Christopher and Andrew Adkins. Daughters; Rachel (Brandon) Glasgow and Sarah Grace Adkins. Sisters; Phyllis Monhollen, Kathy Smith and Sharon White. One granddaughter; Leah Ann Glasgow. Visitation will be held at Cooper Funeral Home from Wednesday, February 19, 2020 from 12pm-3pm. A memorial service will follow at 4pm at Licking Valley Baptist Church, 7779 Licking Pike, Alexandria, KY 41001. Cooper Funeral Home is serving the family.

Photos & Video

Add New Photos & Video


Honor the life of Edwin Adkins

Please share a condolence, photo or memory of Edwin. We welcome all condolences that are positive and uplifting that will help family and friends heal.

Leave a message to share your favorite memories and offer words of sympathy and comfort:

Enter Your Phone Number

To leave a condolence message, add photos, or add videos, please provide your name and email address.


Contact Us


10759 Alexandria Pike
Alexandria, KY 41001


(859) 635-7844