|Birth: ||May 12, 1915|
|Death: ||Dec. 31, 2010|
Mrs. Elizabeth Barker Adams, 95, of Summerville, Ga., died Friday, Dec. 31, 2010, at her residence after an illness of 2 months.Mrs. Adams was born May 12, 1915, in Brownsboro, Ala., the daughter of the late Lawrence Ray Barker and Mamie Hethcoat Barker, of Hixson. She was raised and lived in Hixson, before moving to Rome, Ga., in 1953. She was a member of Hixson Methodist Church. Mrs. Adams was the owner of Pine Crest Motel and Restaurant in Rome. She was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church., Summerville, Ga. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Johnny B. Adams, in Jan. 2003; and by a daughter, Mary Alice Adams Cash Davis, on Nov. 2006; and sisters, Dorothy Bryson, Louise Cooper and O'Dell Burke.Survivors include daughters, Joyce Adams Davis and Rebecca and husband, Hudon Miller; sister, Eileen Barker Bonds and husband, Russell Bonds; grandchildren, Tina Cash Copeland, Donna Cash Norwood, Sherri Cash McGlocklin, Ricky Davis, Mark Miller and Julie Miller Stewart ; great-grandchildren, Beth McCabe, Paige Norwood, Christina Pollycastro, Jonathan McGlocklin,Taylor Copeland, Justin Davis, Jamey Davis, Will Miller, and Wyatt Miller; great-great-grandchild, Landon Harding.Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Jan. 3, 2011, in Hixson Cemetery, Hixson, Tenn. Active pallbearers will be Ricky Davis, Mark Miller, Hudon Miller, Johnny McGlocklin, Michael Norwood, and Jamey Davis. She will also lie in state at McConnell Chapel,Hixson United Methodist Church today from noon until 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Transitions Hospice Care, 610 Shorter Avenue, Suite 9, Rome, GA, 30165 or Hixson Cemetery, c/o Mike Skillern, 5105 Skillern Drive, Hixson, TN 37343.
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Ephraim Hixson Cemetery
Created by: Cindy Womble Billman
Record added: Jan 03, 2011
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