Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Ruth Adams

Ruth Coffee Adams, 83, died September 30 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

Born in Letcher County to the late Lonnie and Bessie McClure Coffee, she was the widow of Bobby Lee Adams.

She was a grandmother of the late Alexander Scott Fields, and a sister of the late Kathleen Coffee Shook.

Mrs. Adams had been a hairdresser for more than 50 years, and was a former member of the Eastern Star Hester Day Chapter #54 and a member of Graham Memorial Presbyterian Church in Whitesburg.

Surviving are a daughter, Leigh Adams Pomraning of Whitesburg; a son, Scott Adams of Bucharest, Romania; two brothers, Luster Coffee of Crystal Rivers, Fla., and Roger Coffee of Lakeland, Fla.; and a grandson, Aaron Christopher Fields of Gatlinburg, Tenn.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Oct. 3 at Everidge Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial will follow in Green Acres Memorial Park at Ermine.

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