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In Memory of

Ruth Laurene Adams

December 15, 1924 - December 5, 2017

Obituary


HIGH POINT - Ruth Laurene Hoffman Adams, 92, passed away on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 in High Point. Ruth was born in Salem, Massachusetts on December 15th, 1924 to Rev. Charles Lee and Hazel Irene Hoffman.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, David W. Adams.

Surviving her are her 5 children, Philip (Beverly) Wesley Adams of Washington, NC, Kathryn (Herbert) Diane Adams Council of Raleigh, NC, Steven (Julie) Mark Adams of Apex, NC , Pamela (Leslie) Adams Fowler of High Point and Debra (Mark) Ann Adams Overby of...

HIGH POINT - Ruth Laurene Hoffman Adams, 92, passed away on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 in High Point. Ruth was born in Salem, Massachusetts on December 15th, 1924 to Rev. Charles Lee and Hazel Irene Hoffman.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, David W. Adams.

Surviving her are her 5 children, Philip (Beverly) Wesley Adams of Washington, NC, Kathryn (Herbert) Diane Adams Council of Raleigh, NC, Steven (Julie) Mark Adams of Apex, NC , Pamela (Leslie) Adams Fowler of High Point and Debra (Mark) Ann Adams Overby of Oakridge, NC; 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

She was an active member of First Baptist Church of High Point since October 1953 and was active in the Adult Choir and was a Sunday school teacher for 55 years.

She studied voice at the New England Conservatory of Music. Memorials should be directed to the Music Ministry of First Baptist Church of High Point or to Hospice of the Piedmont.

A memorial service will be held on January 21st, 2018 at First Baptist Church of High Point at a time to be determined. Online condolences for Ruth can be made at www.sechrestfunerals.com. Sechrest Funeral Service is honored to serve the family of Ruth Adams.