A loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Betty Lou Adams, 89 of Fort Smith, entered heaven May 12, 2012. She was born April 1, 1923 in Fort Smith to the late Ralph and Elise Geren Kramer.She was a retired Financial Officer from Southside High School and a member of Central Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl B. Adams and her brother Dr. Ralph Kramer.
Funeral service will be 1:00 Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Adam Green officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Park Cemetery under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home.
She is survived by her daughter Carla Stoufer, son Gary Adams and his wife Carol of Katy, Texas and daughter Pamela Green and husband Mark of Booneville, grandchildren Rick Stoufer, Adam and Ashlie Green, Joshua Green, Rachel and Josh Jones, Felicia Adams, Rebekah and Jason Sacran, Matthew Stoufer, Leah and David Moseley, Melissa Adams, and Sarah and Bradley Irby, great grandchildren Kaitlyn, Seth, Kayden, Michael, Jacob, Allison, Audrey, Elaina, Claire, Eily, Nora, Eli, Luke, Ryan, Lillie, and Ian, and aunt Jackie Stapleton, and sister in law Millie Kramer.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons Rick Stoufer, Matthew Stoufer, Adam Green, Joshua Green, Joshua Jones, Jason Sacran, David Moseley and Bradley Irby.
The family will visit with friends Monday, May 14, 2012, from 6:30 PM-7:30 PM at the Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Western Arkansas Alzheimer's Association, 2408 South 51st Court, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903.