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Teresa Gail Buchanan Adams
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Birth: Sep. 30, 1958
Avery County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 2010
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA

Theresa Adams

Theresa Gail Adams, age 52, of Newland passed away on Friday November 26, 2010 at Johnson City Medical Center.

She was born September 30, 1958 a daughter of Leah Jo Whittington Buchanan of Elk Park and the late Billy Buchanan.

Theresa was a homemaker and enjoyed reading, walking and hiking. She also enjoyed writing in her journal and working in her flowers.

She attended Emmanuel Baptist Church.

Along with her father, she was preceded in death by: her first husband, Verlin Gragg; and her second husband, Ricky Adams.

Along with her mother, she has left to cherish her memory: her daughter, Ginger Ruppard of Roan Mtn. TN; son, Travis Gragg of FL.; sister, Darlene Oaks and husband Sam of Elk Park; brothers, Brad Buchanan and Danny Buchanan both of Elk Park; granddaughter, Chelsie Ruppard of Roan Mtn., TN; nieces, Heather Oaks and Morgan McKinney; and her nephew, Josh Oaks.

Funeral services for Mrs. Adams will be conducted on Monday November 29th at 8:00 p.m. in the Grandfather Chapel of Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. Rev. Mike Hailey and Rev. Donald Gragg will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until the service hour. Interment services will be conducted on Tuesday November 30th at 11:00 a.m. in the Elk Park Cemetery.

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Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland is serving the Adams family.

Family links: 
  Bill Buchanan (1936 - 2007)
  Leah Jo Whittington Buchanan (1938 - 2012)
McKinney Cemetery
Elk Park
Avery County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: Aleta Stafford
Originally Created by: Bianca Stout
Record added: Nov 27, 2010
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Teresa Gail <i>Buchanan</i> Adams
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Teresa Gail <i>Buchanan</i> Adams
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Teresa Gail <i>Buchanan</i> Adams
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