Iris Adkins

Born April 4, 1925 to Jack and Isabel Nicholson in Merritt, B.C. Died in Terrace B.C. August 31, 2012.

Loving wife, mother, grandmother, Oomama and friend.

Pre-deceased by her husband Jack Adkins, she will be missed and lovingly remembered by her sister Nicky Boates and family, her children; Jacquie Strachan (Tod), Bruce Adkins (Debbie), Rick Adkins (Terri), Tom Adkins (Jackie) and Sandi Stevens (Bob), and her 15 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. She will also be missed by many friends at the Happy Gang where she spent many happy hours volunteering, playing games and being with friends.

The family would like to thank the staff at the Terraceview Lodge for their love and care and compassion.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to the Canadian Cancer Society at No. 207, 4650 Lazelle Ave., Terrace, B.C.

“A mother holds her children’s hand for a short while, but holds their hearts forever.”