2017-09-28 / Obituaries

Dorla Dean Adams

Mrs. Dorla Dean Adams, 85, entered into eternal rest with her family by her side on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at her resi­dence on Lexington Road.

Graveside service, with military honors, will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 28, at Sardis Baptist Church cemetery with Rev. Chris Townsend officiat­ing.

Mrs. Adams was the daughter of the late Harry Corbett and Ada Mae Chandler Corbett of Roulette, Pennsylvania. Sergeant Dorla Adams served her country with honor as a medical technician in the United States Army. Mrs. Adams was a Sunday school director and taught Sunday school for 30 years at First Baptist Church. She was also a Girl Scout leader for many years. Dorla loved swinging and enjoying nature in her backyard.

Survivors include her beloved husband of 64 years, Arnold Ad­ams; two daughters, Deanie Busch and husband, John, and grand­daughter, Jessie of Charlottesville, Virginia and Denise Blaschke of Arnoldsville, Georgia; grandson Adam Blaschke of Atlanta, Georgia and granddaughter Molly Blaschke of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; one brother, Dan Corbett and wife, Beverly of Washington, Georgia; and many other nieces and neph­ews.

If so desired memorial contribu­tions may be made to the Sardis Cemetery Trust, in care of Mr. Wesley Echols, 271 Winfrey Rd., Rayle, GA 30660 or to a charity of one’s choice.

You may sign the family’s online guestbook at: www.reesfh.com.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service in the Sardis Baptist Church Sanctuary. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Pierce Barden, Clyde Whittington, Melvin Crawford and Jerry Compton.

Rees Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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