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Cary P. Adkins


Cary P. Adkins, 62, of Butler, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022.

He was born in Huntington, W.Va., on April 17, 1960, and was the son of Jenny Adkins and the late Alton “Brooks” Adkins.

Cary served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

Cary was employed as a certified recovery specialist at VA Butler Healthcare, and was a co-founder of the Veteran “X” group of Butler and the lead instructor. The group helped support hundreds of veterans and was ranked top in the country. He also traveled to help other Veteran “X” groups get set up.

He loved spending time with family, golfing, reading, helping others, Cleveland sports, and the New England Patriots.

Cary was the father of Brian (Elizabeth) Adkins II and Cary “CJ” Adkins Jr.; brother of Brooke Schlather and the late Brian Adkins; grandfather of Madelyn and Brian; and uncle to Halle Reinoso (Mike) and Ben (Rachel) Schlather.

He is also survived by his significant other, Kim Butler, and her family.

ADKINS — Services in Cleveland will be held privately at a later date for Cary P. Adkins, who died Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022.

Services in Butler for family and friends will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at SPENCER D. GEIBEL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 140 New Castle Road, Butler.

A memorial service will follow immediately in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made on behalf of Cary to the Butler VA. Checks can be made payable to Butler VA, Dom Recreation Activities and mailed to Butler VA, c/o Voluntary Services, 353 N. Duffy Road, Butler, PA 16001.

Please visit www.spencerdgeibel.com.

Please sign the guest book at www.butlereagle.com.

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