Juanita Ferrington Adams

Published 5:00 am Monday, July 10, 2006

Services for Juanita Ferrington Adams, of Brookhaven, are 11a.m. Monday, July 10, at Brookway Baptist Church with burial in NewSight Cemetery. Brookhaven Funeral Home is in charge ofarrangements.

Visitation is today from 5 until 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Adams, 89, died July 7, 2006, in McComb. She was born inWisner, La., on Dec. 13, 1916, to Victor Posey Ferrington andVermelle Blackman Ferrington.

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She was a retired teacher for the Brookhaven Public Schools for25 years. She was a charter member of Brookway Baptist Church whereshe was a Sunday school teacher and a pianist for many years.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, William M.Adams; her son, Victor Raymond Gravelle; and her brother, V.P.Ferrington.

Survivors are her son, William “Bill” M. Adams Jr. and his wife,Sherry, of Brookhaven; her daughter, Leanne Summers and her husbandGordon, of Brookhaven; her grandchildren, Dustin Walker, NicholasAdams, Brendon Adams, Ryan Adams, Rusty Gravelle, Connie Gravelle,all of Brookhaven, and Shan Walker, of Richland; and sevengreat-grandchildren.