Steven Michael Adkins, 62, of Charleston, WV, formerly of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on December 4, 2013, in Columbus, Ohio

He was born on September 8, 1951, in Huntington, WV.

He was employed at Mason and Berry in St. Albans, WV, as a Computer Programmer.

He was a Protestant by faith. He loved music and enjoyed singing . He had many friends and family and will be sadly missed by all.

Surviving are his mother, Anne L. Adkins, Ravenswood, WV; wife, Karen Sue Adkins, and their son, Avery, Charleston, WV; aunts, Eleanor Nickel, Kenova, WV; Billie Atamer, and Judy Sutherland and husband C. J., all of Vero Beach, Florida, Lenore Ramey and husband Paul, Mansfield, OH, and Lorlie Brown, Wheeling, WV; uncle, Clifford Loar, Jr., Fort Pierce, Florida; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by grandparents, Elizabeth and Clifford Loar, Letha and Arnett Adkins; father, Wyatt G. Adkins; brother, Edwin Wyatt "Bub" Adkins; nieces, Lisa Ann Adkins and Jessica Lynn Adkins.

Steven's body was donated to science for medical research.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.