Mary Louise "Granny Lulu" Adams

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January 29, 1938 - September 30, 2019

Mary Louise "Granny Lulu" Adams, 81, of Cordova, passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Frank Wolverton and Flossie Johnson. She was a woman of faith and member of Corinth Baptist Church. She was also a faithful volunteer at the local nursing home, and had a heart for children.

The family will receive friends Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at Corinth Baptist Church in Cordova. Funeral services will follow at noon. Burial will be at Mt. Herman Cemetery on Mt. Herman Road. Leonard Rigsby will officiate.

Mrs. Adams was preceded in death by her father, William Frank Wolverton; mother, Flossie Johnson; infant son, Tommy Hearn; sister, Letha Cooner; brothers, Earl, Cary, Benny and William Wolverton; and sisters, Lottie Baker and Daisey Hill.

She is survived by her daughters, Ruby Levan, Mitzi Hearn, Lois Hearn and Ruth Ferguson; sons, Wade Hearn, Gene Hearn, Jack Wilcher and Johnny Ferguson; sisters, Marjorie L. Wolfe Hartford, Dasie Bernice Taylor, and Linda F. Lawson Keller; grandchildren, Maranda Farmer, Marie Bynum, Dedra Puckett, Dexter Hearn, Johnathan Ferguson, Jack Wilcher, Jr., David Hearn, Starla Wilcher, Jessica Morris, Emily Wilcher, Raquel Edmondson, and Gabriel Perez; and eight great-grandchildren.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571