LOUELLA (IRBY) ADAMS, 99, of Benton passed away Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at Helia HealthCare in Benton.
She was born on Sept. 12, 1921 in Akin, IL, the daughter of Ross & Elsie (Chaplain) Irby.
She retired from Franklin Hospital at the age of 62 after 15 years of service. She was a member of the North Benton Baptist Church, and enjoyed growing flowers, gardening, yard sales, fishing, and especially spending time with her family.
Louella Adams is survived by her:
5 Children: Kenneth Adams of Benton
Linda Walker & husband Adrian of Benton
Patty Herrmann & husband Dan of Ottumwa, IA
Carol Miller of Ottumwa, IA
Bill Adams of Benton
Tammy O’Neal (Scott) of Pewaukee, WI
Lorie Lynch of Carbondale
Tina Knight (Jim) of Ottumwa, IA
Brian Adams of Benton
Jay Miller of Ottumwa, IA
Zachary Adams of Benton
Ms. Adams was preceded in death by her Parents, and by 5 Brothers & 3 Sisters.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. SATURDAY, March 20th at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton. Burial will be in the Masonic & Oddfellows Cemetery in Benton. Visitation will be after 10 A.M. on Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
We ask everyone attending the service to be considerate of others and to practice social distancing. We are limited to 50 in our building at a time and masks or face coverings are recommended.
For more information or to send online condolences please visit www.mortonjohnstonfuneralhome.com
To send flowers to Louella's family, please visit our floral store.
American Diabetes Association
P. O. Box 15829, Arlington VA 22215