Dorothy Marie McMillen Adams, 97, of Frankford, Mo., died at 10:26 a.m. on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at County View Nursing Home in Bowling Green, Mo.
Dorothy Marie McMillen Adams, 97, of Frankford, Mo., died at 10:26 a.m. on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Country View Nursing Home in Bowling Green, Mo.
Visitation will be Friday, July 21, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Grand View Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 22, 2017, at the Grand View Funeral Home in Hannibal. Rev. Gail Aurand will officiate. Burial will follow at the Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal.
Dorothy was born on April 11, 1920, in Pike County, Mo., the daughter of James A McMillen and Edna Lee Green McMillen. She married Major Wilson Adams on March 14, 1938, and he preceded her in death on March 31, 2003.
Her parents; a daughter, Brenda Kay Adams Hudson; and two brothers, Lloyd McMillen and Billy Jack McMillen, preceded her in death.
She is survived by one son, Jimmie Lee (Charlotte) Adams; a son-in-law, Arthur L. Hudson; five grandchildren, Catherine Adams (Tim) Brown, Tonya Adams (Bennie) Teasley, Tra (Carol) Hudson, Bob Hudson, and Melissa Hudson (Shane) Stone; nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Janie McMillen Wilson and Bonnie McMillen Schindler.
Pallbearers are Tra Hudson, Bob Hudson, Derek Rosen, Payton Teasley, Bennie Teasley and Matt Hudson.
Dorothy joined the Frankford Christian Church in October 1937, where she served as a deaconess. She was a member of the Christian Women’s Fellowship and Merry Aids Sunday school class, Haw Creek Club, Ashley Club, Oats, RSVP and Grand View Belles. She enjoyed traveling and going to listen to Bluegrass Music.
Memorials may be sent to the Frankford Christian Church or the Frankford Fairview Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org .