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Claudia Adkins dies in New Mexico




CLAUDIA CARMENELLA “TOMMIE” PALUMBO ADKINS

CLAUDIA CARMENELLA “TOMMIE” PALUMBO ADKINS

Claudia Carmenella “Tommie” Palumbo Adkins, 84, died at her home in Albuquerque, N.M., on September 8.

The daughter of master stonemason Giovanno ‘John’ Palumbo and Della Howard Palumbo, she was born in Whitesburg. She was the widow of CWO4 Ralph L. Adkins Sr., USN, and was a sister of the late John Palumbo Jr., Mae Palumbo Cox, Guy Palumbo, and Ralph Palumbo.

Surviving are her children, Judy Adkins Hill and husband Lawrence, and Ralph L. Adkins Jr. and wife Connie; a brother, William “Bill” Palumbo of Martin; grandchildren, Dylan Newlander, Lindy Newlander, Sarah Brucker, ‘Ruckus’ Brucker, Rachel Adkins, Kurt Kasinoff , Jessicah Adkins, Adam Hevey, Thomas Boaz Adkins, and Hannah Adkins, and greatgrandchildren, Jacob Newlander, Jordan Newlander, Ben Newlander, and Lillian Brucker.

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