Sue Adams, age 85, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018 in Marlin, Texas. Funeral services will be Sunday, December 2, at 2:00 p.m. at Adams Funeral Home, Marlin with the Reverend Mickey Fugitt officiating. Burial to follow in Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Saturday, December 1, at Adams Funeral Home in Marlin.
Sue was born September 10, 1933 to William and Maggie Hardy in Marlin, Texas. She was a lifelong resident of Marlin. Sue married Carlton Adams and celebrated 53 years of marriage. She retired from Falls Community Hospital after 41 years of dedicated service. Sue loved her family, she liked to read, and would crochet, and have a daily Dr. Pepper. In later years she enjoyed playing dominos with her friends at Golden Years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Carlton Adams, brother Gene Hardy, sisters Alyene Bailey and Lee Shockley, son-in-laws Otis Wilson and Jerry Christian, and great-grandson Gaige Burnett.
Survivors include, sons Billy Adams of Kosse and James Adams Jr. and wife Lori, daughter, Wanda Grote and husband Lynn of Marlin, step-children Connie Christian, and Nancy Wilson of Marlin, and Bobby Ray Adams of Dallas, 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
The family would like to thank Dr. Crockett, and the staff at Golden Years for the loving care given to our mother.