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Lois Ann Adams, age 84, of Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at the Watauga Medical Center. She was born on April 19, 1931 to the late Roby J. Howard Sr. and Hallie Snyder Howard. In addition to her parents, Lois was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel B. Adams Sr.; son, Ronald Howard Adams; sisters: Eula Howard Adams, Hester Howard Williams and Hazel Howard Congdon.
Lois was a graduate of Johnson County High School and had attended Milligan College. She was a long time member of First Christian Church. She was a Prayer Warrior and loved baking Angel Food cakes to share with others. Lois lived her life as a true example of Christian Womanhood.
Lois is survived by her son, Samuel B. Adams Jr. and wife Susan; sister, Trula Howard Muse; brothers: Roby Howard Jr. and wife Dottie, Malcolm Howard Sr. and wife Sue, and Earl Howard; grandchildren: Elizabeth Adams, Holly Adams and Rebecca Adams; special friends: Freddie and Dolly Wilson; her church family and many more special friends and neighbors. Many nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral service was conducted at 2:30 p.m. Monday, October 26, 2015 at the First Christian Church with Pastors Dwayne Dickson, James Bowman, Ken Caswell, Barry Sannes and Scott Plyler officiating. Pianist was Nancy Drake. Graveside service and interment followed at the Mountain View Cemetery. Pallbearers were nephews. Honorary pallbearers were Lois Ann’s brothers. The family received friends from 12-2:30 p.m., prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Lois Ann’s memory may be made to the First Christian Church Building Fund, 401 W. Main Street, Mountain City, TN 37683.
At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of her son, 239 Adams Lane, Mountain City, TN 37683.
The family of Lois Ann Adams has entrusted her services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, TN 37683.