Sid was a retired coal miner having worked for Island Creek Coal Corp. for 25 years. He also was a veteran of WWII serving in the US Army. He was a longtime member of the Parsley Bottom Freewill Baptist Church. He was also a Mason.
His survivors include daughter Tammie J. (For-est) Adkins of Branchland, W.Va.; sister, Lois Jean Maynard of Laurel Creek, W.Va.; grandchildren Israel (Kimberly) Thompson, Na-nette (Wondel) Wiley, Jam-ie (Beth) Thompson, Tim-othy Adkins, Andrew Ad-kins, and Jason Thompson; seven great-grandchildren and special friends Leona and Johnny Bailey.
Funeral services will be held at the Parsley Bottom Freewill Baptist Church Thursday Dec. 10, 2009 at 1 p.m., with Rev. Mike Smith Officiating.
Burial will follow in the Mt. View Memory Gardens at Maher, W.Va. Pallbearers will be friends and family.
Visitation will be at the Church after 6 p.m., with special services starting at 7 p.m.
Online condolences can be made at ChafinFuneralHome.Com.