FRANCES EMMA ADAMS Passed away peacefully in Grand Terrace on Friday, June 3, 2011. Born on January 8, 1930 in Hammond, Indiana. She preceded husband, Elmer Adams, after 50 years of marriage. Fran was a longtime resident of Colton and spent the last six years in Hemet. She retired from San Bernardino County Library after 12 years of service. Fran was a member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Hemet, where she was involved in several committees and groups. Many years were spent camping with her children and she was a longtime member of Traveliers Camping Club, as well as Good Sams. She enjoyed outings and gatherings with family and friends, and loved providing crocheted lap blankets for the hospitals as well as crocheted hats and booties for preemie babies. Her sister Marilyn Stephenson, four children Claudia Day, Leanne Harworth, Steve Adams, David Adams, 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, survives Fran.