Emma Mae Adams

Thursday, February 22, 2007

Emma Mae "Emmy" Adams, 99, of Trumann died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2007 at the family residence.

Adams was born in Trumann and was a lifetime resident of the Freer Community near Trumann. She was a homemaker and a member of the Freer Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernie Adams in 1997; five sisters; two brothers and was the daughter of the late Ernest Wasson "E.W." and Melissia Belle Watkins Richards.

Survivors include three daughters, Doll Hurdle of St. Louis, Mo., Yvonne Adams of Trumann and Patricia Clark of Panama City Beach, Fla.; three sons, Marlin Adams, Michael Adams and Ronnie Adams all of Trumann; beloved sister, Leona Brock of Trumann; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; her companion and cat Sugar and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were Saturday, Feb. 17 in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Rev. Mark Constant officiating. Burial followed in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery.

Pallbearers were David Adams, Joe E. Hurdle, Michael Adams, Ryan Adams, Eric King, John Marlin Adams, Nate Reger and Christopher Adams.

Memorial may be made to the Freer Baptist Church near Trumann.

An online register can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.