REIDSVILLE, N.C. - Hilda Jean Nash Adams, 83, went to be with the Lord Thursday, August 2, 2012, at Annie Penn Hospital.
A native of Pocataligo, Ga., she was a daughter of the late John Gilbert and Rilla Mazelle Freeman Nash and had lived in Reidsville, N.C., for the past 52 years. She was the retired secretary of First Baptist Church in Reidsville, N.C., where she had worked for 25 years. She was a member of First Baptist Church, where in the past she served as a Sunday School teacher, and a member of the WMU, the GA's, and the Lightbearers Sunday School Class. She was a former member of the Home Demonstration Club in Georgia before moving to North Carolina. Hilda was preceded in death by her husband, Henley Hall Adams.
Survivors include daughters, Karen A. Rose and husband James, Jefferson, Wanda A. Finlen and husband Jeff, Reidsville, N.C., and Lori A. Alcorn and husband Richie, Reidsville, N.C.; grandchildren: Rebecca Rose Parker and husband Cory, Winder, Beth Rose, Charlotte, N.C., Adam Finlen and Julie Saxton, Reidsville, N.C., Annalisa Finlen and Jamie Page, Reidsville, N.C., and Sarah Alcorn, Reidsville, N.C.; six great-grandchildren; and sister, Peggy N. Strickland and husband Joe Paul, Colbert.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, August 5, at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church. Burial will be Monday, August 6, at 10 a.m. in Reidlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, August 4, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen, VA 23060
Citty Funeral Home, Reidsville, N.C. was in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to: www.cittyfh.com