Lois Sanders Sanders Adams

October 6, 1918August 28, 2011

Lois Sanders Adams, 92, died Sunday, August 28, 2011 at her residence. Born in Rockingham, NC on October 6, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Duncan Sanders and Lilly Elizabeth Yandle Sanders. Mrs. Adams had been a member of Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church since 1954. She was preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, John Hope Adams and a granddaughter, Patricia Adams Bell.

A funeral service to celebrate her life will be held at 2:30PM, Thursday, September 1st at Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church with Rev. John Wilkerson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00PM to 2:15PM in the church chapel prior to the funeral.

Mrs. Adams is survived by three sons, Ronald Hope Adams, of Charleston, SC, John Wayne Adams and wife Cathy, of Charlotte, Charles Thomas Adams, of Huntersville, NC; a daughter, Ann Adams Hargrett and husband C.B., of Mooresville, NC; two sisters, Gladys Wellman, of Charlotte, Vera Dunlop and husband Bill, of Charlotte; ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church, 1600 W. Mallard Creek Church Road, Charlotte, NC 28262 or Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region, 1420 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204.


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September 1, 2011

I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. God Bless all of you.

Thought and prayers,

Lynn Butler Dukes

September 1, 2011

Dear Adams Family,

We are sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Our prayers are with you at this time of sorrow.

Tracy OBoyle and Tom White

September 1, 2011

Ronnie, as one of your North Meck. classmates, I want to send my sincere thoughts and prayers for the loss of your Mother.

Barbara Benfield Holland

Jane Johnson

August 31, 2011

I'm sorry for the lost of my aunt, We loved her very much. May our great God bless everyone, that knew her.

Jane(Dunlap)Johnson & Larry

wayne adams

August 31, 2011

with love.

Calvin Wilson

August 31, 2011

After church on Sundays Mrs. Adams always stopped to talk to Chris & I and give us a wonderful smile. Our prayers are with you at this time of sorrow. She will be greatly missed.

Christine Aquino

August 31, 2011

I am so sorry for your loss. I miss her smile when leaving church on Sunday mornings since Calvin & I moved to the mountains. Your family will be kept in our prayers.

Debbie Rucker

August 31, 2011

John Wayne and Wayne,
May God richly bless your memories of your mom and grandmother and heal your hearts as you go through the grieving process. I miss you guys. Please let me know if there is ever anything I can do for you!!!
God bless you,

Kim Wagner

August 31, 2011

My heart goes out to you in this time of loss. Rest in God's love.

August 30, 2011

I am so sorry for the loss of my aunt. She was very special to me. My sympathy goes to her sisters, children, grandchildren and all of those who loved her. We will miss her beautiful face.

God bless you all.


Virginia (Sanders) Schellenberg and Husband Walter