Thursday, December 05, 2013 6:38 PM
McCORMICK - Miss Myrtis Adams, daughter of the late Ed and Eula Lee Hearst Adams, was born in McCormick County September 23, 1929. She departed this life November 28, 2013 at The Petra Health and Rehab in McCormick, SC following several months of declining health.
Early in life, she accepted Christ and joined the Tranquil AME Church and served faithfully until her death. She received her formal education in the Public Schools in McCormick County and served as a homemaker in her own home.
Surviving is one daughter, Eula R. Adams of the home; one sister, Mrs. Darnell (Moses) Patterson of McCormick, SC; one brother, Doramus Adams of McCormick, SC; one sister-in-law, Elease Adams of McCormick, SC; three special nieces, Mary Callaham (Archie) of McCormick, SC, Mary Elizabeth Lewis and Ms. Florence Brown; other relatives and friends.
Preceding her in death were three brothers, Mack Adams, Chalmus Adams and Maurice Adams.
Funeral services are Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Tranquil AME Church in Troy, SC with the Pastor, Rev. Jerry Allen Aiken officiating. Assisting are Revs. Carrie Samuels and Derrick Scott. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
The family is at the home of her brother, Mr. Doramus Adams, 311 Dowtin Road, McCormick, SC.
Services are entrusted to Walker Funeral Home of McCormick, SC.