Hazel Madelyn Adams (1915 - 2015)

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Hazel Madelyn Colvin Adams, 100, Cynthiana, died Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at Cedar Ridge Health Campus.
She was born in Robertson County, Feb. 23, 1915 to the late Lucius and Elsie Hieatt Colvin, and was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Clay T. Adams; a brother, Bennett Colvin; a sister, Mildred Scott; and a great-granddaughter, Sherilyn Adams.
She graduated from Cynthiana High School in 1932 where she excelled academically and was on the women's basketball team, was devoted to her family, a faithful member of Cynthiana Christian Church and retired at the age of 90 after serving as secretary for 50 years. She was the Harrison Tobacco Warehouse office manager for over 30 years and a former Girl Scout leader.
Survivors include: a son, Clay (Ann Milton) Adams II, Harrodsburg; a daughter, Karen Adams, Cynthiana; seven grandchildren, Tony (Mari) Adams, Stephanie (Namir) Sawaf, Shawn Keegan, Shane (Sharon) Adams, Seth Adams, Stephen Helsabeck and Nathan Helsabeck; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Friday, April 10 at 11 a.m. at Cynthiana Christian Church by Dr. Larry Bishop and Dr. Tim Teater. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at Ware Funeral Home and 10 a.m. Friday at the church. Burial will be in Battle Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cynthiana Christian Church or one's favorite charity.
Pallbearers will be Clay Adams II, Tony Adams, Shane Adams, Seth Adams, Stephen Helsabeck and Nathan Helsabeck.
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Published in The Cynthiana Democrat on Apr. 16, 2015