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Myra Adkins

Oct 12th, 1962 - May 7th, 2021

Graveside Memorial Ceremony: 11 a.m. Thursday May 20, 2021, at Ingraham Cemetery


   Myra Jane Adkins, age 58, of Olney, Illinois, passed away Friday, May 7, 2021, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.

   She was born October 13, 1962, in Herrin, Illinois, the daughter of Paul and Rosemary (Coriasco) Murphy.  She was united in marriage to Bryan K. Adkins on July 30, 1994, in Allen, Maryland and he preceded her in death April 1, 2014.

   Myra enjoyed attending her grandkids sporting events.  She had a love for animals and loved her dogs Madison, Dillon, and Remi.  She was a member of Olney Southern Baptist Church.

   She is survived by a son: Dustin (Sara) Brown of Olney; 3 grandchildren: Alexis, Ashton, and Brayden Brown all of Olney; mother: Rosemary Murphy of Olney; 2 brothers: David (Amy) Murphy of Olney and Michael Murphy of Bridgeport; a sister: Pat Murphy of Teutopolis; and many nieces and nephews.

   She was preceded in death by her father: Paul Murphy; and her husband.

   A graveside memorial ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday May 20, 2021, at Ingraham Cemetery.  Those attending are asked to arrive directly at the cemetery.  Arrangements are in the care of Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  Memorial donations are suggested to the family to assist with final expenses and will be accepted through the funeral home.  Please make checks payable to Frank & Bright Funeral Home.  To share a memory or condolence visit:


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Pat Murphy

May 8th

You will be missed , We love you

Michele Dallmier

May 8th

Sara so sorry for your loss. Prayers are with you and your family

Vivian⁰ Sanders

May 8th

Pat and family so sorry for your loss. May God comfort all of you.


May 10th

So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to the family.

Sandy Millman

May 11th

RIP Myra

Jeanie (Adkins) Burt

May 11th

I will always remember the good times we had together. You and my son, Bryan, made such a great couple. He loved you very much. I hope you will meet again in Heaven. Rest now, Sweetheart, rest.

Jeanie (Adkins) Burt

May 12th

Rosie, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Myra will never be sick again, and you will see her again some day. I send my love to you.

Lisa Britton

May 14th

Myra was my neighbor and became best friends. We had so much fun. We raised a little heck too. I am so sad and shocked. My Condolences to the family. Myra, rest in peace. I will see you on the other side.



Patricia Murphy
Trudy Zimmerman Stanford
Val and family
Mark Dunnigan
Jeanie (Adkins) Burt
Kara Rector-Duncan
Lisa Britton
Bruce & Nannette Richards


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