Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana


June 19, 2014

Lenora May Adams, 86


Lenora May Adams, 86, Greensburg, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, Columbus. 

She was born July 15, 1927, in Bracken County, Kentucky, to Gilbert and Bertha (Routt) DeMoss. She married Bennie G. Adams in Covington, Kentucky, May 10, 1946. He died Dec. 30, 1988.

She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law Carolyn and Phillip Eagle, Judy and Paul Kessens and Kimberly and Bill Collins; son and daughter-in-law John and Vickie Adams; nine grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers: Wolford, Dell, Robert and Eldon DeMoss; and three sisters: Hazel Biddle, Thelma Meyers and Leona Hadler, her twin.

Lenora did not like to stay home. She was always on the go. She went to many places of interest. She enjoyed hunting mushrooms and listening to gospel music. Most of all, she liked being with her family, who will miss her very much.

Visitation is Friday, June 20, from 4-8 p.m., and the service is Saturday, June 21, at 10 a.m. at Meyers Funeral Home with Mark Vice officiating. Burial is in Zion Methodist Church Cemetery, Salt Creek Township. 

 Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at

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