Gwendolyn C. Adams
SPRINGFIELD, IL - Gwendolyn C. Adams was born March 2, 1933, in Columbus, Texas to Myles and Mittie (Scott) Jones. At the age of 81, she enjoyed life to the very fullest until she went to be with the Lord on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Ill.
She is survived by her children: Debra Rasoni of Sacramento, Calif., Della Adams of Springfield, Deirdre Adams of Fort Worth, Texas, Dottie (William) Washington of Springfield, Diana Williams of Louisville, Ky., and Floyd Adams, Jr. of Denver, Colo.; sister, Dorothy Ball of Springfield; brother, Myles (Mildred) Jones Jr., of Columbus, Texas; sister-in-law, Darnice Adams of Springfield; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and loving friends.
Funeral services will be held Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at Union Baptist Church, 1405 E. Monroe St., Springfield, IL 62703. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. followed by services at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Walker Funeral Services have been entrusted with arrangements.