|Birth: ||Jun. 10, 1932|
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 2013|
Mary Ada Adams, 80, of Walcott, AR., died Wednesday, January 9, 2013, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House, Jonesboro, AR.
She was born June 10, 1932, in Walcott, AR., to Jacob and Deana Short.
Mrs. Adams cared for many children in Walcott during their pre-school years and served as substitute postmaster at Walcott for many years. She was a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church and was past president of Woodmen of the World Post #134.
Survivors include many nieces and nephews, Ava Jean Slatton, Larry Adams, Jean Jones, and Dr. Walter Short, all of Walcott, David Downs of Paragould, Gary Short of Marion, Terry Short of Stuttgart, Connie Diggs of Little Rock, and Robin Newman and Linda Field, both of Knoxville, Tennessee.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Adams; her parents; her brothers, Noel Short, Tommy Short, Tony Short, Ronnie Short, W.J. Short, Eddie Ray Short and sisters, Mavis Downs, Velma "Bunt" Short and Ruby Adams. She was also preceded in death by a niece, Clara Ann Short; nephews, Mark Short, George Downs and great nephew, Paul Diggs.
Funeral services were held at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel, Paragould. Burial was in Mt. Zion Cemetery.
Jonesboro Sun, Jan. 11, 2013.
Cecil C. Adams (1913 - 2000)
Mount Zion Cemetery
Created by: Sandra
Record added: Jan 10, 2013
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