Genevieve "Jenny" Adams, 76, of Marshall, died Wednesday, April 23, 2008, at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 28, 2008, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall, with Fr. Tom Alber officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Cancer Research Program in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Private burial will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Indian Grove. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born July 17, 1931, in Indian Grove, she was the daughter of the late Christopher Gladbach and Gertrude Joseph Gladbach. On Feb. 14, 1953, she married Joe Adams, who preceded her in death on April 10, 2001. She had lived in Marshall most of her life and was an active member of St. Peter Catholic Church. She had worked at Horman's Meat Co. for 25 years and after it closed she worked at Fitzgibbon Hospital for over 20 years.
Survivors include one son, Joseph Anthony "Tony" Adams of rural Marshall; two daughters, Teresa Ann "Terry" Arnold of Sweet Springs and Tamela Jane "Tammy" Adams of Marshall; six grandchildren, Quichell, Tenecia, Derian, Kindra, Caleb and Chasity; four great-grandchildren, Colleen, Tatianna, Amya and Kaden; three sisters, including her twin sister, Geneva "Jean" Huffman of Niota, Ill., Regina Wald of Gilmore, Iowa and Marjorie Mitchell of Omaha, Neb.; two brothers, Alfred Gladbach of Indian Grove and Jim Gladbach of La Plata; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by six brothers, Christian "C.V." Gladbach, Harold Gladbach, Richard Gladbach, Vincent Gladbach, Jerald Gladbach and Joseph Gladbach, and three sisters, Elizabeth Gladbach, Rita Gladbach and Christine Gladbach.
Additional information provided per family recompense.