Mrs. Dorothy Mae Adams, age 88, of Rome, Ga., passed away on Tuesday morning, January 2, 2018.
A native of Rome and Floyd County, Mrs. Adams was born on November 6, 1929, daughter of the late Romie John Lee Cook and Tessie Mae Brown Cook. She had been a resident of Rome for most of her life. She was a member of the American Legion and was of the Baptist faith. For a number of years, Mrs. Adams was associated with Floyd Medical Center in the dietary department. She loved to travel but mostly enjoyed spending time with family. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Adams was preceded in death by four sons, Gary Sullins, Rudy Sullins, Frank Poole, and Randy Sullins. Three brothers and four sisters also preceded her in death.
Mrs. Adams is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law, Ervin and Kathy Poole, and Johnny Sullins; two sisters, Betty Gilmore and Ruby John Cox; two brothers, Ricky Cook and Buster Cook. Six grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends also survive.
Funeral services for Mrs. Adams will be held on Friday afternoon, January 5, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. in the Carl Sidwell Chapel of the Salmon Funeral Home with the Rev. Chris Hayes officiating. Interment will follow in the Oaknoll Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Adams will remain at Salmon Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Friday from 1:00 until 3:00 p.m.
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The staff of Salmon Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Dorothy Mae Adams.