Originally created 02/06/01

Mrs. Betty Adams



Mrs. Betty Gilliland Adams, 72, died Monday, Feb. 5, 2001, at her residence.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Westover Memorial Park with Dr. Sidney A. Gates officiating.

Mrs. Adams, a native of Augusta, was a homemaker and a member of Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church, where she volunteered in the Soup Kitchen.

Survivors include her husband, John P. Adams Jr.; three sons, J. Porter Adams III and Stuart Neal Adams, both of Augusta, and David Gilliland Adams, Evans; a daughter, Rebecca W. Adams, Decatur; a sister, Austin Gilliland Huguley, Greenville, S.C.; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be her sons and grandsons.

Memorials may be made to: American Cancer Society, 2623 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30904.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Telfair Street.