Walva Adams

Walva Ulee Adams


Passed away, February 15, 2014, at her home.  Mrs. Adams was born October 5, 1916, in Rhea County, Tennessee, the daughter of Milo and Rose (Berry) Jackson.  A 1936 graduate of Battle Creek Central High School, Ulee enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golf. On October 3, 1936, she married Robert Adams, and he preceded her in death on October 5, 1986.  She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and as a great cook, especially her baked beans. 

She is survived by sons:  Robert Adams and Wayne (Joan) Adams, grandsons: Robert, Chris, Jody, Wayne and Daniel Adams, eight great grandchildren, a great great granddaughter, and several nieces and nephews.  Ulee was also preceded in death by her parents, brothers: Wayne, Herman and Jones, and a sister: Kathleen. 

Ulee's  family will receive friends, Wednesday, 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM, at the Williams-Gores Funeral Home, where her funeral service will be conducted, Thursday, February 20, 2014, 11:00 AM, Pastor Jeff Worden, officiating.  Burial will take place in East Hickory Corners Cemetery.  Memorial contributions to Barry Community Hospice will be appreciated.  Please visit www.williamsgoresfuneral.com to leave a condolence message for Ulee's family.

Funeral Home

Williams-Gores Funeral Home
133 East Orchard Street Delton, MI 49046

Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on Feb. 16, 2014