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Fanny Byrd Adams, 70, of Emporia, VA, died Thursday, September 27, 2018, in Midlothian, VA.
Mrs. Adams was born in Bertie County, NC daughter of the late George E. and Mary Mills Byrd. She was a graduate of East Carolina University and a retired teacher with the Greenville County School System. Her brother George Eley Byrd, Jr. also preceded her in death.
She is survived by: her husband, Larry S. Adams; two sons, Eric R. Adams and his wife Alissa, of Apex, NC and L. Scott Adams and his wife Beth, of Midlothian, VA; a sister, Nancy B. Doughtie of Rocky Mount, NC; and four grandchildren, Benjamin Adams, Isabel Adams, Landon Adams and Courtney Adams.
The family will receive at Echols Funeral Home, 806 Brunswick Ave., Emporia, VA, Saturday .September 29, 2018, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
Funeral services will be held Sunday September 30, 2018, at 3:00 PM, at Main Street Baptist Church, with Dr. Rev. Rick Hurst officiating. Interment will follow in Greensville Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to: Main Street Baptist Church, 440 South Main Street, Emporia, VA 23847
Online condolences may be sent to the family at: www.echolsfuneralhome.com
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