Margarette Adams (April 1, 1922 – March 22, 2010)

Margarette Adams, 87, of Zanesville, died at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 22, 2010 at the Cedar Hill Care Center. She was born April 1, 1922, in Philippi, West Virginia, a daughter of the late Alonzo and Julia Norris Kennedy. She was a member of the Wesleyan Methodist Church.

Surviving are a daughter-in-law, Wanda Tom Adams of Zanesville; two grandchildren, Tony and Bruce Adams, both of Zanesville and five great grandchildren, Melissa, Travys, Morgan, Taylor and Lexi; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roscoe W. Adams, who died June 8, 1994; a son, Gerald “Billy” Adams, who died September 12, 2008; four sisters, Maud, Alberta, Lena and Pauline; seven brothers, Alvin, Willy, Ben, Howard, Razz, Charlie and Johnny; and her favorite dalmatian companion, Sparky.

Friends may call 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 25, 2010 at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Ave., Zanesville. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 26, 2010 at the Union Tabernacle Church, 2425 Hartford Ave., Zanesville with Rev. Terry D. Newman officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery.

To send a note of condolence to the family: