Lonnie Lee Adams Phillips Carter, age 79 passed away on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at South Lake Methodist Hospital, Merrillville, IN. She was born November 18th in New Orleans to the late Henry C Adams and Lurlee Brown Adams. Lonnie was a graduate of Class of 1956 Roosevelt High School. She retired from Lake County Indiana. Lonnie leaves to cherish her memories daughters Diana Phillips Stanford, Toni (Veni) Cassell both of Cedar Rapids, IA and Jacy Phillips Duluth, GA and one son, Minister Felton (Wanda) Phillips of Atlanta, GA. One sister Acquanetta Adams (Roy) Thomas of Gary, IN; two brothers, Dr. LeRoy (Gloria) Adams of Suitland, MD and Velton (Dorothy) Hines of Atlanta, GA. Visitation - Friday, April 14, 2017 from 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm, with family hour at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave. Funeral Service will be at Van Buren Missionary Baptist Church, 2585 Van Buren St Gary Indiana, on Saturday, April 15, 2017, at 11:00 am. Memorials may be made to the Van Buren Missionary Baptist Church Booster Club.
Published in Post-Tribune from Apr. 12 to Apr. 14, 2017.