|Birth: ||Nov. 22, 1932|
|Death: ||Jun. 18, 2006|
James Irving Adams, 73, of Holly Springs, died June 18, 2006 at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital in Florence, Ala. He was a U.S. Army veteran, a Mason and a retired educator.
Services were held at 1 p.m., June 23 at Anderson Chapel Church in Holly Springs, where he was a member. Burial was in Cottrell Memorial Garden. Rev. Charles Webster officiated. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
He leaves his wife, Dr. Ruthie Mae Adams; two daughters, Janice Munsel Adams of Houston, Tx., Mary Helene Vaughn of Louisville, Ky.; two sons, Merrill Jerome Adams of Willingboro, N.J., James Cedric Adams of Florence, Ala.; three sisters, Estelle Byers of Holly Springs, Dorothy Adams of Dallas, Tx., Clara Ford of Memphis, Tenn.; two brothers, Bernard Adams of Cleveland, Ohio, Oscar Adams of Memphis, Tenn.; and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Harold Adams; and a sister, Arverna Adams.
Pallbearers were his grandsons and nephews. Honorary pallbearers were his brothers and brothers-in-law, Mr. Wallace Longest and Dr. Paul Lampley.
Obit was taken from the South Reporter in
Holly Springs, MS.
Cottrell Memorial Garden
Created by: Delores Harris Cantrell
Record added: Jan 15, 2012
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