TRUMANN - Mrs. Emma Dale Adams, 72, of Trumann died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at the family residence at the age of 72 years, nine months, and nine days. Mrs. Adams was born Monday, Jan. 29, 1940 in Jonesboro, Ark., to the late W.C. and Pearl Blalock Triplett and had lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. She was a homemaker and a member of Maple Grove Baptist Church. Mrs. Adams was preceded in death by her parents, W.C. and Pearl Blalock Triplett, and one sister, Billie Ann Pennington.
She is survived by her husband, of 44 years Bobby D. Adams of the home, two daughters, Angela Flippo (Brad) of Walnut Ridge, Alicia Everhart (Jimbo) of Trumann; one sister, Doris Graham of Jonesboro; three grandchildren, Drew and Ty Flippo and Connor Everhart.
Funeral services were Nov. 10 at Thompson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Rick Forbis officiating. Burial followed in Pine Log Cemetery with Thompson Funeral Home of Trumann in charge.
Pallbearers were Gary Smith, Mike Wallace, Bradley Wallace, Dennis Morgan, Claud Greer, Donnie Taylor, Tip Shipp, and Scotty Taylor. Honorary pallbearers were Joey Graham, Mark Graham, Josh Everhart, Mike Pennington, Gary Bass, Greg Bass, Jeb Bass, Jonathan Martin, and Gary McClung.
An online register book can be signed at thompsonfunealhome.net.