Funeral services for Robert Patrick “Pat” Askins, age 83 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Friday at 2 PM at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Black officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens. Mr. Askins passed away Wednesday morning in Donalson Care Center.
A native of Lincoln County, Mr. Askins was the son of the late Manley and Louella Ables Askins. Mr. Askins retired from Kraft after 45 years and was a member of the Washington Street Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife Alverine Swinford Askins of Fayetteville, daughter Brenda Askins Posey of Fayetteville, grandchildren Kim Jean (Steve), Daphne Posey and Jamie Posey all of Fayetteville two great-grandchildren Kati and Nick Jean both of Fayetteville, brother Clifford Askins (Carrie) of Fayetteville.
Visitation with the family will be Friday morning 11 am -2 pm at Higgins Funeral Home
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Washington Street Church of Christ Building Fund.
We are sorry for your loss. May God help you & your family now & through the days ahead. God Bless, Willie C & Willow Deen McGehee, Billy McGehee, Mary & Teresa Partin
Ms. Brenda and family,
Thinking of you all at this time of loss. Praying for comfort and peace in the days ahead.
Michael & Christi Thompson
Kyle, Haley and Torie
sorry to for your loss.
So sorry to learn of your loss. May your beautiful memories and God help carry you through this difficult time.
Virgil and Peggy G. Bevels
Aunt Alverine, Brenda & Family,
So very sorry for the loss of Uncle Pat. I never will forget all the family dinners we had & all the wonderful moments we shared. You are all in my thoughts & prayers.
Deepest Sympathy in your time of loss.
Ms. Brenda and family,
The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. Psalm 34:18 You are in our thoughts and prayers; hold tight to memories for comfort.
Brenda and Family,
We are all very sorry for you. May God be with you through this difficult time.
Steve, Amy, Matthew, & Hannah Giffin
Dear Alverine, Brenda and Family,
Sorry to hear of your loss. I have fond memories of Pat and my dad (James) at Kraft. May the good Lord comfort all of you.
Love, Larry Swindell
We loved Pat so much. When you think of him, you remember his huge smile and loving heart. He will be greatly missed.
Love, Allison & Henry
Brenda, I’m sadden to hear you’ve lost your father. If I can do anything for you please let me know. God bless you through the coming days.
I am so sorry to learn of the death of your father. Know that you have friends who are thinking of you during this difficult time.