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Homer M. Adkins

AKA Homer Martin Adkins

Born: 15-Oct-1890
Birthplace: Jacksonville, AR
Died: 26-Feb-1964
Location of death: Malvern, AR
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Roselawn Memorial Park, Little Rock, AR

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Arkansas, 1941-45

Military service: US Army Medical Corps (WWI, Capt.)

Father: Ulysses Adkins (farmer/merchant)
Mother: Lorena Woods
Wife: Estelle Elise Smith (m. 18-Dec-1921, until his death, d. 1985, no children)

    University: Draughton Business College
    University: Hodges Pharmacy School, Little Rock, AR

    Arkansas State Official Administrator, Employment Security Division (1948-52)
    Governor of Arkansas (14-Jan-1941 to 9-Jan-1945)
    Arkansas State Official Collector of Internal Revenue (1933-40)
    City Council of Little Rock, AR 1929
    Arkansas State Official Sheriff, Pulaski County (1923-26)
    American Legion
    Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks
    Ku Klux Klan
    Woodmen of the World

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