Wanda Lee Adams, 79, of West Memphis, Arkansas was welcomed into her Savior’s arms on July 23, 2012.
Mrs. Adams was born August 26, 1932 in Senath, Missouri to Leonard and Aline Short. She was preceded in death by her husband E. B. “Sonny” Adams, two sons Michael and Stephen Adams; Her parents Leonard and Aline Short, three sisters Phyllis Short, Bertha Wright, and Debbie Gates, two brothers Odell Short and Sonny Short.
Mrs. Adams retired from Baptist Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. She was a member of First Assembly of God Church in West Memphis, Arkansas. She enjoyed taking care of her plants and also ministering to all her new friends at Garrett Manor in Hot Springs. Her keen wit and warm personality brought laughter and love to all those around her. She will be missed by all.
She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law Tony and Kay Adams of Hot Springs, AR; two sisters Betty Gates of Bay, AR; and Donna Dancy of Cordova, TN; four grandchildren Ashley Cook, Amber and Brandon Bates all of Hot Springs, AR; Michael Adams of Odessa, TX; five great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.
Services will be Thursday July 26, 2012 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home in West Memphis, Arkansas with Pastor Rusty Blann officiating. Visitation will be prior to the services at 1:00 PM. Interment will be at Crittenden Memorial Park in Marion, Arkansas.
Pallbearers will be Clayton Adams, Brandon Bates, Bobby Kennedy, Brett Wilson, Larry Sharp and Charles Rutherford.
Memorial may be made to the West Memphis First Assembly of God Building Fund.
Special thanks to the caring staff and residents of Garrett Manor of Hot Spring, Arkansas.