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Dorothy M. Anderson Adams
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1939
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 2008
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

PEORIA, IL - Dorothy M. Adams, 69, of 907 E. McClure passed away at 1:10 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 27, 2008, at Sharon Elms Health Care Center.

She was born July 7, 1939, to Lee Arthur Sr. and Olevia C. Brown Anderson in Shreveport, La. She married A.V. Adams on April 22, 1961, in Peoria. He survives.

Dorothy was employed by WABCO for 12 years and Peoria County Courthouse for 12 years.

She was a member of New Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband, she also leaves to survive one son, Stanley Adams of Peoria; one daughter, Alice Fay Adams of Peoria; one stepson, Samuel Lee Scott of Peoria; four brothers, James (Shirley) Adams of Peoria, Lee (Betty) Anderson of St. Louis, and John and Kermit Anderson, both of Peoria; one sister, Rena M. Brown of Peoria; one sister-in-law, Bernice Thomas of Peoria; seven grandchildren, including two special grandchildren, Chautauqua Hightower and Christopher Adams, both of Peoria; and five great-grandchildren.

Her parents and one granddaughter preceded her in death.

Services will be at noon Friday, Dec. 5, 2008, at her church, with visitation one hour prior to services. Pastor Cleveland Thomas will officiate. Burial will be in the Swan Lake Cemetery.

T.W. Parks Colonial Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Published in the Peoria Journal Star from 12/3/2008 - 12/4/2008 
Family links: 
  A. V. Adams (1932 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Swan Lake Memory Gardens
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
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Originally Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Dec 10, 2008
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