2009-07-30 / Obituaries

Jacquelyn Banks Adams

A memorial service for Jacquelyn "Jackie" Banks Adams, 71, of Berkshire Drive, Washington, was held Monday, July 27, 2009, at the First Baptist Church, Washington, with Rev. Klay Aspinwall officiating. She died Friday, July 24, in Wills Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Adams was a native of Lincoln County and was the daughter of the late James S. and Mary Goldman Banks. She had retired as secretary for the Georgia State Patrol Post 417, Washington. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Washington, where she was a member of the Belle Williams Volunteer Sunday School Class.

Survivors include her husband, Vernon C. Adams, Washington; two daughters, Vicki Batrous and her husband Joe of Thomson, and Kelli Hardin and her husband Steve of Evans; and five grandchildren, Hannah DeMore, Joseph Batrous, Cade Hardin, Rachel Hardin, and Jacob Hardin.

Officers and staff of the Georgia State Patrol Post 417 served as honorary pallbearers.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, Washington, P.O. Box 603, 30673; or to Briarwood Academy, 4859 Thomson Highway, Warrenton, GA 30828.

Rees Funeral Home of Lincolnton was in charge of arrangements.

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