2009-06-18 / Obituaries


Helen Wiggins Adams, 85, of Leroy died June 6, 2009 at Jackson Medical Center.

She was born Oct. 15, 1923. She was a member of the Gilbertown United Methodist Church. She worked as a LPN and at Vanity Fair. Her favorite hobby was making quilts.

Survivors include two sons, Phillip (Jean) Adams, Jackson, Ronnie (Cecilia) Adams, St. Stephens; two daughters, Hazel (Perry Jerome) Phillips, Robertsdale, Glenda (Norman) Messina, Gulf Shores; one brother, Mikey (Virginia) Wiggins, Grove Hill; one sister, Maxine McMillan, Grove Hill; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.

The service was June 8 at 2 p.m. at Gilbertown United Methodist Church with Bro. Chad Adams officiating with assistance from pianist Dr. Will Adams. Burial was in the Gilbertown Cemetery. St. Stephens Funeral Home directed.

Active pallbearers were Jonathan Adams, Adam Holder, Ronnie Woodruff, John Brantley and Caldwell Adams.


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