Funeral services for Allie Olene “Granny” Lee Adams, 93, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 17, 2013, at Faith Chapel Freewill Baptist Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Adams died at 1:50 p.m., Sunday, January 13, 2013, at NHC Healthcare.
She was born July 18, 1919, at Gatesville, Texas, to John and Artie Braziel Quicksall. On September 27, 1937, she was married at Levita, Texas, to Henry Montreville Lee, who preceded her in death on December 25, 1992. On April 20, 2004, she was married at West Plains, Missouri, to Glen Roy Adams, who preceded her in death on July 4, 2009. Granny loved God, her family, going to church, cooking for the church and for family gatherings large and small. She loved gardening, canning, bird watching, sewing, singing church hymns and playing music. She never met a stranger and was everybody’s Granny. Her family was very blessed to have such a pillar of strength and conviction for so many years. In 2012, at 93 years of age, she completed sewing homemade dolls for all of her younger grandchildren and finished writing her life story, which has been printed for her family. Granny was a member of Faith Chapel Freewill Baptist Church for forty years.
She is survived by one son, Robert H. Lee, wife, Karin, West Plains, Missouri; eight grandchildren, Terry Hackworth, husband, Steve, Brandsville, Missouri, Kim Knapp, husband, Todd, Udall, Missouri, Blue Seeley, husband, Brad, Billings, Missouri, Rick Lee, Springfield, Missouri, Craig Lee, wife, Ruthie, Troy Lee, wife, Cynthia, Heidi Rader, partner, Roger Evans, and Robin Nielsen, husband, Jon, all of West Plains, Missouri; twelve great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Her parents, husbands, one daughter, Doyce Silva and one son, Donald Lee, and all of her siblings, precede her in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Howell Valley Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Gideon Bible Society, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.