PEORIA - Dora (Bubert) Adams, 86, of Peoria passed away at 2:05 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at Bel-Wood Nursing Home.
Dora was born on Oct. 27, 1925, in Easton, Ill., the daughter of Chriss and Verda Haynes Bubert. She married George "Lem" Adams in Peoria on March 2, 1946.
She is survived by two daughters, Brenda (Stan) Shields of Peoria Heights and Debbie (Stan) Matheny of Peoria; two daughters-in-law, Theresa Adams of Peoria Heights and Linda Adams of Peoria; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Dora was preceded in death by her husband; two sons, Terry and Don Adams; one infant daughter; and two brothers.
She worked as a nurse's aide at Bel-Wood for several years before retiring in 1986.
Dora was an AWANA leader through church and was a member of Maranatha Baptist Church.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel. Visitation will be two hours prior to services. Pastor John Bagley will officiate. Burial will be in Swan Lake Memory Gardens.
Memorials may be made to Maranatha Baptist Church.
Please visit Dora's life story at www.Davison-Fulton.com.