Mary Adams

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Mary R. Adams


Mary Ruth Adams went to be with her Lord and Savior June 3, 2013 in Jackson Mississippi . Funeral services will be 1:00 pm Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at Scooba Presbyterian Church in Scooba, Mississippi preceded by visitation at 12:30 p.m.

She was a native of Scooba, mississippi and attended East Mississippi Junior College and then moved on to Mississippi State College for Women with a degree in Home Economics. She began her teaching career teaching in Quitman, Mississippi and subsequently taught all over the state for 35 years. When she retired she came back home to Scooba, Mississippi where she was an active member in in her church, Scooba Presbyterian. She was an amazing mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. We will all cherish our memories of the "Roost".

She is survived by a daughter, Jan Feldman(Lee) of Brandom, ms. and a son Jim Adams (Natalie) of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Six grandchildren, Josh Arnold ( Julia) and their children Cooper and Emerson of San Francisco, Calif.; Jenna Flaherty (Lee) of Jackson, Ms. and their children, Foster and Fisher of Jackson., ms ; Justin Arnold (Lauren) and their children, Andy and Kellor of Longview Texas; Chris Adams of Austin, T; , Hunter Adams of Mobile, Alabama and Rebecca Adams of Tuscaloosa, Ala. Also, two sisters, Alice Clark (Lee) of Baton Rouge, La. and Becky Leon Leon of Newton, Ms; and one brother Richard Adams(BB) of Macon, Ms.

The family would like to thank the staff at Lakeland Nursing and Rehab for their long and devoted care and most recently Hospice ministries.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials be made to St Jude's children Hospital and Palmer Home for Children.

Published in Clarion Ledger on June 5, 2013
Mary Ruth Adams
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Stephens Funeral Home
Highway 16 West | De Kalb, MS 39328 | (601) 743-5602
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