Mildred Irene Adams age 91 of Lecanto, formerly of Bonifay, passed away Wednesday May 29, 2013 at the Health Center at Brentwood Lecanto. She was born Sept. 25, 1921 in Crawfordville, to Chester and Ethel (Carraway) Vause. She came to Lecanto 13 years ago from Bonifay. She was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening, canning and cooking. She was a Baptist and a member of the Mount Zion Baptist Church of Bonifay.
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She was preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Joyce Adams in 1951 and her Husband, Thomas J. Adams in 1984.
She is survived by her two sons, Tom Adams (Judye) of Lecanto and Donald R. Adams (Carol) of Dunnellon; a brother, Norman Hayden Vause of Havana; a sister Nona Reeder of Bonifay; four grandchildren; two step grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren.
A Funeral service was held at 10 a.m., on Monday, June 3, 2013 at Sims Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tim Hall officiating. Interment followed in Bonifay Cemetery, Bonifay, with Sims Funeral Home directing. The family received friends from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., on Monday, June 3, 2013, at Sims Funeral Home Chapel.
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Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on June 5, 2013