|Birth: ||Jun. 27, 1930|
St. Clair County
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 2010|
Mary Adams, 80, of Imlay City, previously of Ellijay, Georgia, passed away Friday, November 19, 2010 at home.
Mary Christine Miller was born June 27, 1930 in Washington Park, Illinois. She was the daughter of Hugh and Stella Miller. She graduated from State Park High School in State Park, Illinois.
She married Rev. Cyril Lonnie Adams on March 4, 1948 at the State Park Baptist Church in State Park, Illinois. Mary worked as a church secretary at Plantation United Methodist Church in Plantation, Florida; First United Methodist Church of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Wilton Manors Baptist Church of Fort Lauderdale; and Emmanuel Baptist Church and Seminary of Atlanta, Georgia. She was a member of Hahira Baptist Church in Hahira, Georgia and an associate member of Shabbona United Methodist Church in Shabbona, Michigan.
She is survived by her sons, Mark (Leeann) Adams of Talking Rock, Georgia and Timothy R. Adams of Murray County, Georgia; daughters, Karen (Rev. Albert) Van Nus of Hahira, Georgia and Pastor Pamela Barnett of Decker, Michigan; grandchildren, Rebekah Price, Matthew Van Nus, Leah Parker, Deborah Coeyman, Adam Van Nus, Jason Van Nus, Mark R. Adams, Clint Adams, Karen Barnett, Jonathan Barnett, Benjamin Barnett, Cody Adams, Cory Adams, and Caleb Adams; 12 great-grandchildren; and siblings, Betty Check, David Miller, JoEllen Fore, Roscoe Miller, and Susan Hughes.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Cyril Lonnie Adams; parents, Hugh and Stella Miller; 3 siblings, James Miller, Baby Boy Miller, and Baby Girl Miller; and a son-in-law, Rev. Dr. Jimmy S. Barnett.
A funeral service will be held in Chatsworth, Georgia on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at the Peeples Funeral Home. Rev. Dr. Albert H. Van Nus IV of the South Georgia Medical Center Hospice and pastor of Eastern Heights Baptist Church of Valdosta, Georgia and Rev. Dr. Lee Price of Global Disciple Missions Board will officiate. Burial will follow at Chatsworth Heights Cemetery.
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C. Lonnie Adams (1924 - 2001)
Chatsworth Heights Cemetery
Created by: TMKinney
Record added: Dec 13, 2010
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