Mary Frances Adkins, 75, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at her home, surrounded by her family.

Mary Frances Adkins, 75, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at her home, surrounded by her family.

Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, March 28, 2011, at the Community of Christ Church, 500 NE Woods Chapel Rd., Lee’s Summit, MO 64064.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Hospital Pulmonary Rehab., Blue Springs, MO.

Mary was born June 18, 1935, in Des Moines, IA, the daughter, of Frank and Alberta Smith Martin. She had worked as a waitress, and later as a caregiver in Blue Springs. Mary had been a resident of Blue Springs for the last 31 years.

Mary is survived by her husband, Steven E. Adkins, of the home; children, Roxanne Burke, LaMonte (Debbra) Patras, Keith (Jacqueline) Patras and Sandra (James) Naylor, sisters; Harriet Gonnerman and Claudine Conner, eleven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Arrangements: Cremation Society of Kansas & Missouri, 5561 NW Barry Rd., Kansas City, Missouri 64154.

Online condolences may be left at www.kccremation.com, (816)822-9888.