Gwendolyn Cox Adams, 69 of Bob White Trail, Cartersville, Georgia passed away Monday, February 20, 2012.
Mrs. Adams was born January 24, 1943 in Bartow County, the daughter of Gladys (Howren) Cox and the late Thomas R. Cox.
She was a homemaker and a longtime faithful member of The United Methodist Church, where she was the organist.
She was a graduate of Reinhardt College and received a Bachelor of Arts Elementary Education and a minor in Library Science at The University of Georgia and later was the Librarian at Acworth Elementary School.
Surviving is her husband, Butch Adams of Cartersville, her son Robert Adams of Cartersville, her mother, Gladys Cox of Cartersville and a number of aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home with Rev. Don Underwood and Rev. Mike Morgan officiating.
Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Pallbearers will be Bill Gambill, Mathew Gambill, Larman Self, Phillip Greeson, Don Windsor and Lewis Templeton.
The family is requesting donation to the Susan G. Komen Foundation or the Etowah Scholarship Association, for the Cartersville Class of 1961 Scolarship Fund, P.O. Box 1239, Cartersville, Ga. 30120.
Please go to www.owenfunerals.com to post tributes and sign the online guestbook.
Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, Georgia is in charge of the arrangements.