Lottie Roberts Adams, age 96 of Lansing, died Thursday, August 22, 2019 at Ashe Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Adams was born in Ashe County, North Carolina on Sunday, July 15, 1923 to the late James Pryor and Nancy Louisa Gambill Roberts. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her husband, Elder Vernie Adams, two sons, Tom and James E. Adams, two grandchildren, Tammy Finley and Eddie Adams and son-in-law, Larry Roten. Lottie was also preceded in death by all of her siblings; Emmory Roberts, Rev. Austin Roberts, Conard Roberts, Bonnie Francis, Goldie Blevins, Cordia Testerman, Rev. Smith Roberts and James Moody Roberts. Mrs. Adams enjoyed quilting, cooking and singing. She worked for Sprague Electric for 27 years. Lottie was a faithful Christian, loving wife, mother and grandmother. She will be remembered as a Godly woman who loved her family very much and she always looked for the good in all of mankind.
Mrs. Adams is survived by three daughters; Lena Mae Finley, Sandy Roten and Linda Brooks and husband, Ralph all of Lansing, two daughter-in-laws, Elaine and Barbara Adams, eight grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren, eight great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Badger Funeral Home Chapel by Elder Fred Richardson, Elder Lundy Finley, Rev. Tommy Dollar and Speaker Ward Sexton. Burial will follow in the Sexton Cemetery by Rev. Lloyd Day and Rev. Russell Sheets.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 pm Saturday evening, August 24, 2019 at Badger Funeral Home.
Flowers will be appreciated or memorials may be made to the Shriner’s Hospital for Children in care of the Ashe Shrine Club; 244 in Jefferson, NC 28640.
The family will be meeting at the home of Ralph and Linda Brooks; 1179 Big Piney Creek Road in Lansing.