Mrs. Mary Frances Adams, age 75 of Camden County, Ga. and St. Augustine, Fl. passed away Sunday evening, October 13th, 2013 at the Life Care Center in Hilliard, Fl.
Mrs. Adams was born on July 31st, 1938 and is the daughter of the late Curtis Odel and Hazel Irene Lee Giddens. Her family shared that Frances grew up in Camden County, Ga. and played basketball for the Camden County Hurricanes. After graduating from high school, she married the love of her life, Woodrow Adams in St. Marys, Ga. in 1956. Frances dedicated herself to building a home, first for her husband, and as time went on her three children. She stayed at home and raised their three children. Only when they were all in school did she begin to work outside the home to help provide for her family. She was employed by the local school district and continued to be at home with their children. Later in life, as her parents were aging, she relocated to Nassau County, FL and continued her work career with Stuckey, Inc. She later worked with Wal-Mart in Camden County, where she retired. Shortly after her mother’s passing, Mrs. Adams moved to St. Augustine, where she resided with her oldest daughter. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
Mrs. Adams is survived by her children and their spouses, Darlene and Wayne Mosley of St. Augustine, FL, Lee Ann and David Coleman of Goose Creek, SC and Curt and Marguerite Adams of Yulee, FL; her brother, Carey Roger Giddens and his wife, Elaine of Folkston, Ga.; and her grandchildren, Kyle Mosley, Cody & Britni Adams, and Joshua & Jared Coleman.
Besides her parents, Mrs. Adams joins her husband, Woodrow Adams in Heaven.
Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 PM Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held 2 PM Wednesday, October 16th , 2013 in the St. Marys First Baptist Church, with Reverend Dan Ott of Anastasia Baptist Church in St. Augustine and David Coleman of Crowfield Baptist Church in Goose Creek, SC presiding. Pallbearers will be Kyle Mosley, Cody Adams, Joshua & Jared Coleman, Curt Adams & Roger Giddens. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in St, Marys, Ga.
July 31, 1938 – October 13, 2013