Veronica Nuckols Adkins

Veronica Nuckols Adkins

Suffolk , VA
04.03.1955 - 04.29.2019
Portsmouth, VA

Veronica Nuckols Adkins, 64, went to be with the Lord on April 29, 2019. She was predeceased by her parents Mary Elizabeth and Samuel Griscom Nuckols.

Veronica was a very caring and loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She had a very special place in her heart for her two grandsons. She had a passion for reading and loved to travel, home and abroad.

She is survived by her husband William “Bill” E. Adkins; daughters Emily Adkins of Denver Co, Erin Davis and husband Natty of Bethesda MD, and Abigail Adkins of Atlanta GA; grandsons Benjamin and Harrison Davis; brother Timmy Nuckols and sister Mary Pat Stephenson.

A funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 12 noon by Father Emmanuel Mensah in the R.W. Baker & Co. 509 W. Washington St. Suffolk VA 23434. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Suffolk Literacy Council, 157 North Main Street, 2nd Floor, Suite D, Suffolk VA 23434. Condolences may be registered at

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R.W. Baker & Company Funeral Home
509 W Washington St
Suffolk, VA 23434
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We are very sorry to hear of your loss. Please accept our sincere condolences. Our prayers are with you and your family. May GOD give you the strength durinh these difficult times.

Moussa and Evelyn Menasha

Our hearts are saddened with the loss of such an amazing woman. She smiled at every passerby, she loved every child she met, would go out of her way to save any animal in need and she would always make sure everyone’s bellies were full with her delicious cooking. She was a very special soul and will be missed dearly! We love you Aunt Bonnie ❤️

Becky Nuckols Snyder & Family

My heart goes out to you and your family at this time. I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your beloved wife Dr Adkins. My prayers and heart are with you at this time.

Dawn Eure

So sorry for your families lost. Timmy we will kept you in our prayers.

Bruce and Nancy McCrickard

Dr. Adkins, we are so sorry to hear of the passing of your wife. I have heard many great things about her. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers!!

Kent and Becky Adams

Dear Erin, Natty and family,
Please accept our most sincere condolences from your friends and colleagues in the Division of Blood Diseases at NHLBI.

Donna DiMichele and Keith Hoots

Donna DiMichele

Dear Erin and Natty,
I am so saddened to hear about your family's loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Please let me know that if there is anything I can do for you. Terrie

Terrie Squadere

I was so saddened to hear of the loss of your wife. My prayers are with you and the girls at this most difficult time. May your beautiful memories bring you all comfort and love.

Paula Smith

Dear Erin,
We are very sorry for your loss. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to help you and your family during this time! We are thinking about you every day!!

Leia Novak

I am so taken back and sad for the passing of Bonnie. She and her siblings played a major and beautiful part of my younger years growing up. My memories of our childhood will live on while I weep today. My love and prayers are endless for Timmy, Mary Pat and her wonderful family. All my love, Antoinette

Antoinette Pierce Shaffer

Dr Adkins, my heart goes out to you and your family at this very sad time. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
With sincere sympathy,
Debbie Eure

Debbie Eure

The death of your loved one Veronica is one of the most devastating experiences your family will face. At times, the pain of the loss will feel unbearable. Please know that there are friends who care about you and your family during this difficult time and more importantly The Bible tells us that "God is near to those that are broken at heart.” We pray that Jehovah the God of all comfort is with your family during this difficult time of grief. Our prayers are with you and your family.

Williams Family

So sorry to hear of Bonnie' s passing.
I knew her and her sister Judy as well as their mother Mrs. Nichols. Always enjoyed seeing her at Smith Optical Company.
So sorry for your loss.

Tony & Barbara Pivinski

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