Collene Adkisson

Collene Adkisson (Helen)

Wednesday August 5, 1942 - Tuesday June 25, 2019
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Adkisson, Collene (Helen), 76, of Egg Harbor Twp., NJ, passed away June 25, 2019. Born in Atlantic City, she grew up in Absecon before moving to Egg Harbor Twp. many years ago. She was a 1960 graduate of Pleasantville High School. Collene was a cashier at Pathmark in Ventnor for 27 years, retiring in 2016. In her earlier years, she was a waitress at Schrul’s Restaurant in EHT as well as other restaurants in the area. In her free time, she loved to sing. She was a long time member of the Atlantic Cape Shore Chorus, the Sweet Adelines. She also enjoyed the time she spent with her family and friends including meeting monthly with high school classmates.
She is survived by her soulmate of 37 years, Robert C. String; her children, Ronald Adkisson, Denise Rhodes (Jeff), Stephen Adkisson (Agnes) and Daniel Adkisson (Maggie); her grandsons, Frederick Adkisson and Jeff Giannini as well as her beloved dog, Jackson.
A gathering will be 11AM to 1PM Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Parsels Funeral Home, 324 New Jersey Ave., Absecon. A memorial service will immediately follow at 1PM. For online condolences, please visit
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    Saturday June 29, 2019 |
    Saturday June 29, 2019
    Parsels Funeral Home
    324 New Jersey Avenue
    Absecon 08201


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Gail Davis

Posted at 12:00am
I well remember how she welcomed me to Cape Shore Chorus. Colleen rarely missed a rehearsal and, as an emeritus member, attended our shows and other events enthusiastically??. We will miss you and the support you showed us. In sisterhood, Gail Heather Davis

Peggy Schulz

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Your other siblings, the Johnson clan.

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