Martha Ann Adams

July 19, 1942November 22, 2013

Martha Ann Bone Adams, 71, went to be with her Saviour November 22, 2013. She was a most gracious wife and loved working in her church until sickness robbed her of many of the things she loved to do. Visitation will be Sunday, November 24, 2013 from 6-8 P.M. at McConnell Funeral Home. She will be attending for the last time, her much loved church, with services at Athens Church of God, at Lucas Ferry St. and 17835 Quinn Rd, Athens, Al at: 11:00 A.M. on Monday November 25, 2013 with Dr. John Taggart and Rev. Terry Jackson Officiating .She will lie in state from 10-11 A.M. at the church. Friends and family will be greeted 1 hour before the service and interment at Roselawn cemetery, behind McConnell funeral home. Martha was born in Etowah County, to Kathleen and Harvie Bone, July 19, 1942. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother James Bone, brothers and sisters-in-law G. C. Tucker, Edison Adams James L. and Onnie Mae Hicks and Ezra and Margaret Adams. She leaves behind her husband Charles Edward Adams of 51 years, who loves her very much, sister Ellen Bone Merryman, brother Jim Bone, brother-in-law Johnnie D. Adams and Margie Adams, sisters-in-law Kathleen Adams, Lucille Tucker and numerous nieces and nephews and an abundance of friends. Martha will be mourned and missed by all, but happy in the assurance she will rest in the arms of her Lord Jesus Christ. Farewell my heart until we are together again. Pallbearers will be nephews. In lieu of Flowers make memorials to Athens Church of God.


  • Visitation Sunday, November 24, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, November 25, 2013

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Bill Findley

November 24, 2013

Edward, my thoughts are with you during this time of loss. I have always admired the love and admiration that you and Martha have shared through many years together. God bless.

Carol & Donnie Hannah

November 24, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

Peggy Findley Puckett, cousin

November 24, 2013

My thoughts and prayers go out to Edward, husband and Ellen, sister. Will not be able to attend service, but you have my sympathy.

November 24, 2013

It's very difficult losing a loved one, especially someone so dear as your Martha. My deepest sympathy goes out to all of you. May the drawing close to God in prayer help you to stay strong and comfort one another.
Jeremiah 29:12,13

McConnell Funeral Home

November 24, 2013

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.