Mrs. Adams was born January 23, 1909 in Gaylesville, AL, the daughter of the late Henry and Sophia McMichael Nicholson. She was a homemaker. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Adams; a daughter, Katherleen Watkins; son-in-law, Elmore McElroy.
Mrs. Adams is survived by her children, Vivian McElroy and John L. (Gwen) Williams; son-in-law, Isiah Watkins; grandchildren, Glen (Stacie) Watkins, David (Diane) MeElroy, Keith McElroy, Norman McElroy, and Sophia Watkins; special granddaughter, Verssie Ann Price; 6 Great Grandchildren; 3 Nieces; 3 Nephews; special nieces, Sandra Johnson, Cassie Evans, and Charlotte Silmon; and a special friend, Glenda Smith.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Friday, April 30, 2010 from the chapel of Mason Funeral Home with Pastor Willie Perkinson officiating. Burial will follow in Summerville Cemetery.
Mrs. Adams will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 1:00 p. m. until the service hour on Friday.