Mary L. Adams, born on October 14, 1929 in Sanderson, TX, died December 15, 2011, Tucson, AZ. She leaves behind her children, Ada Marie Adams (Buck Crouch), Larry Adams, Peggy Adams, Linda Adams (Norman Kangas), Kenneth Adams (Wanda Adams), Carolyn Alvarez; her sister, Dorothy (Edwards) Baker (Ode Baker); 13 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence P. Adams; daughter, Sharon Adams (Blackwood). Services will be held at 9:00 a.m. at FUNERARIA DEL ANGEL SOUTH LAWN, Thursday, December 22, 2011. To her kids she is affectionately known as Mom and to her grandkids and great-grandkids she is known as Nana, her friends call her Mary but to all of us she is one of the all-time GREATEST women.