Sharon A. Adams
May 04, 1950 ‒ October 14, 2015
Sharon A. Adams, age 65, of Centerburg, passed away Wednesday night, October 14, 2015 at Mt. Carmel, St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville.
She was born on May 4, 1950 in Battle Creek, Michigan the daughter of the late William J. and Arlene G. (Taylor) Walker.
Sharon graduated from Mifflin high school in the class of 1968.
On July 5, 1968 she married Richard Adams in Columbus. Shortly after they welcomed their daughter, Shelley and then their son, Rick. Sharon very much enjoyed being a mother to her children.
She worked for Chase Bank for 45 years most recently as the vice president/ division leader of Chase Merchant Disputes. Where she was well known for being a positive role model to her fellow employees. She was also very actice in the Big Brother/Big Sister program and the Chase Leadership Academy.
Sharon was an active member of Centerburg Christian Church where for over 20 years she worked with the children in the Awana program and the vacation bible school. She was also the church treasurer and a Deaconess.
She also enjoyed spending time with her family at Lake Erie, gardening, and reading books of all sorts, most importantly her Bible.
Sharon took her role as grandmother very seriously, always keeping an eye on her grandchildren and their most recent activity or adventure.
Left to cherish her memory is her husband, Dick; their two children Shelley Rose of Centerburg and Rick Adams and his wife Kristi of Centerburg; five grandchildren, Jessica (Joey), Kaitlynne, Tyler, Jordan, and Caleb; two great grandchildren, Landon and Braden; her siblings Bill Walker of Gahanna and Karen (Ron) Mimna of Martinsville, Indiana; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on the family on Sunday, October 18, 2015 from 5-8 PM at the Devore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 North State Route 61, Sunbury, Ohio 43074. Funeral services will be held there on Monday at 11:00 AM with Pastor Jeff Perry officiating. Burial will follow in Eastview Cemetery in Centerburg.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Adams. Special memories and condolences may be expressed to them at snyderfuneralhomes.com