Mrs. Wadkins was a member of Benton Church of Christ.
She is survived by her four daughters, Sherrie Phillips of Almo, Loretta Madden, Marietta Novak, Margaret Morton all of Benton; two sons, Roy V. Wadkins Sr. of Calvert City, and Allen D. Wadkins of Benton; 10 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul S. Wadkins; two sisters; three brothers; and one grandchild. Her parents were Clark Walton Derington and Julie Stokes Derington.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, September 7, at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and Crematory. Gene Gilliland and Keith Travis officiated and burial followed in the Marshall County Memory Gardens.