Helen K. Adams

April 11, 1925June 23, 2012

Helen K. Adams, age 87, died Saturday, June 23, 2012 at GraceMore Nursing & Rehab Facility in Brunswick after a brief stay. Mrs. Adams was a life-long resident of Shellman Bluff and was a member of Shellman Bluff Baptist Church. She was an avid outdoors person who dearly loved salt water fishing and hunting. She was preceded in death by two husbands, W.R. “Billy” Wilkinson and Cleon A. Adams, both of whom were WWII Veterans; a daughter, Judith A. Wilkinson, and two sisters, Gladys Waters and Hazel Freeman.

She is survived by a son, Billy Wilkinson (Joy) of Shellman Bluff; two grandsons, Will Wilkinson of Raleigh, NC and Adam Wilkinson of Shellman Bluff; a sister, Billie Richardson (Tex) of Bush, LA., and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Thursday, June 28, 2012 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Shellman Bluff Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be Friday at 2:00 pm at Shellman Bluff Baptist Church with Rev. Andy Haman officiating. Pallbearers will be David Widincamp, Tim Howard, Jimmy Mason, Carl Speed, Chris Speed and Rodney Carter. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the former Shellman Hunting Club and members of Shellman Bluff Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Shellman Bluff Baptist Church Building Fund at 1282 Sutherland Bluff Dr. NE, Townsend, GA. 31331 or to McIntosh County Volunteer Fire for the Marine, Fire & Rescue Radar at P. O. Box 584, Darien, GA 31305

Condolences may be expressed at

Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


  • Visitation Thursday, June 28, 2012
  • Funeral Service Friday, June 29, 2012

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Roberta Gaede-Little

June 27, 2012

So sorry for the loss. Bless your family.

Onie Alexander

June 27, 2012

So sorry to hear about Ms.Helen. We remember many good times with her and Judy. May your family be comforted at this time by Jesus, our Lord and Savior.
Onie and Jerry Alexander

June 27, 2012

Please accept my sincere condolences for the loss of your mother.
Carter Choate

Sandra Parker

June 26, 2012

William and family, so sorry for your loss of Aunt Helen. At last she is no longer in any pain and is at home with so many of our loved ones. My prayers and thoughts are with you in your time of bereavement. God grant you the strength, peace, and comfort that only He can give.