|Birth: ||Sep. 10, 1927|
|Death: ||Sep. 14, 2009|
ADAMS, HELEN B. (JO) - age 82 of Knoxville, TN, passed away September 14, 2009 at her home.
Jo is a graduate of Knoxville High School. She was lifetime member of the Telephone Pioneers of America and retired from AT&T with over 35 years of service.
In 1949, she was chosen "Miss Southern Bell" at South Central Bell. After her phone company service, she worked for over six years at the Knox County Courthouse. Jo was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church.
She is survived and deeply missed by her husband, Roy Adams; one son, Steve Adams; two grandchildren, Matt Adams and Tracy Badgett; as well as two great grandchildren, Grey & Evelyn Badgett.
The family will receive friends at Mynatt Funeral Home Fountain City, 2829 Rennoc Road, Knoxville from 6-8 on Thursday, September 17, 2009 with a funeral service following with the Reverend Rex Eledge presiding.
Burial and graveside services will be at noon on Friday, September 18, 2009 at Lynnhurst Cemetery, 2300 West Adair Drive, Knoxville.
Published in Knoxville News Sentinel from September 15 to September 16, 2009
Ray B. Adams (1926 - 1997)*
Created by: M G Slade
Record added: Sep 16, 2009
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