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Georgia Ann Parris Adams
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1930
Reno County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 16, 2013
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Georgia Ann Adams

July 21, 1930 - May 16, 2013
Resided in Windsor Heights, IA

Georgia Ann (Parris) Adams, 82, of Windsor Heights, Iowa, died peacefully at home on May 16, 2013. She was born on July 21, 1930, in Hutchinson, KS. Georgia was the daughter of the late George and Gladys (Snyder) Parris. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Marvin R. Adams, her sister, Judy Larsen, and her grandson, James Christopher Adams.

Georgia attended high school in Audubon, IA. She received an academic scholarship from her home town, of which she was the first female recipient. Georgia earned a degree as a registered nurse from the University of Iowa College of Nursing. Georgia met the love of her life, Marvin, in Iowa City where he attended the University of Iowa Law School. Georgia and Marvin were married on September 1, 1951, in Iowa City.

Georgia is survived by her sons, Mark (Michelle), Chris (Martha), and George (Rachel), three grandchildren and two great grandchildren. She is also survived by sisters, Daisy Schmidt and Joan Bingle and brother, George (Maybelle) Parris.

Georgia enjoyed a lifelong love of antiquing and was a member of the Grant Wood Chapter of Questers.

A Prayer Service will be held at 3:30 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, followed by visitation from 4 to 6 p.m. at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 20 at St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Catholic Church. Burial will follow mass at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines.

Memorial gifts may be given to Dowling Catholic High School. Online condolences may be shared at

Glendale Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block: J Section:Lot: 01201
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Record added: May 17, 2013
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No person is ever truly alone.Those who live no more,Whom we loved,Echo still within our thoughts,Our words, our hearts.And what they didAnd who they wereBecomes a part of all that we are,Forever.(By Richard Fife)
- Williams/jacobs
 Added: May. 17, 2013

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