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 Hester Adeline <I>Poplin</I> Adams

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Hester Adeline Poplin Adams

  • Birth 19 Jul 1946 Richmond County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 24 Jul 2001 Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 34313631

Hester was the only child born to Dempsey Boger and Addie Elizabeth (Trull) Poplin. She married John Wayne Adams Sr. and they had two children: Lisa and John Wayne Jr.


The Charlotte Observer - Charlotte, NC
July 25, 2001

Mrs. Hester P. Adams, 55, of Charlotte, NC, died July 24, 2001 at Presbyterian Hospital.
Mrs. Adams was born July 19, 1946 in Richmond, VA, a daughter of Addie Trull Poplin and the late Dempsey B. Poplin. She grew up and was educated in Phoenix, AZ. She was a longtime member of Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church, where she was a member of Circle of Rebecca.
She worked as a secretary with the family business, Adams Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc., but above all she was a devoted homemaker, making her family her top priority.
A service to celebrate the life of Mrs. Hester P. Adams will be held 2 PM Saturday, July 28, 2001 from the sanctuary of Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may call on the Adams family Friday evening from 6-8 PM at the McEwen Derita Chapel, 6300 Mallard Creek Road.
Mrs. Adams was a loving wife, mother, daughter, grandmother and friend and is survived by her husband of 36 years, John Wayne Adams, Sr. of Charlotte; two children, Lisa Adams Koll and her husband, Jeff Koll of Columbia, SC; John Wayne Adams, Jr. of Charlotte; her mother, Mrs. Addie Trull Poplin of Charlotte; and two grandchildren, Kirstie and Alexis Koll.
Memorials may be made in remembrance of Mrs. Hester P. Adams to the charity of the donors choosing.
Arrangements are by McEwen Funeral and Cremation Service, Derita Chapel, (704) 596-3291.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 34313631
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Hester Adeline Poplin Adams (19 Jul 1946–24 Jul 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34313631, citing Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Sharon (contributor 46795073) .