SPRINGFIELD, W.Va. Helen Irene (Iman) Adams, 88, of Springfield, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at Hampshire Memorial Hospital.
Born on Oct. 5, 1929, in Push Root Hollow, Burlington, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late William H. and Tabitha J. Delawder Iman.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl S. Adams in 1984; three brothers, Willard, Virgil, and Harold; four sisters, Betty Caldwell, Arbutus Kern, Veda Martin and Mildred Iman; and a step-son, C. James Adams. She was the last remaining member of her immediate family.
Surviving is a son, John M. Adams of Springfield; three daughters, Brenda K. Belt, Capon Bridge, Beth Herriott, Romney, and Carla Adams, Berkley Springs; one grandson, Andrew T. Belt, Memphis, Tenn.; two step-grandchildren, Michael Adams and Michelle Hermann, both of Michigan and six step-grandchildren.
She worked at Grace's Grocery for 24 years and was Postmaster at Springfield for 6 years. She retired from the United States Postal Service with 40 years 7 months service in 1989. She traveled the U.S. and visited 40 states along with Canada and Mexico. She lived in Montana for seven years. She was a member of the Springfield United Methodist Church.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at 1 p.m. at Springfield United Methodist Church with Pastor Kenneth Caplinger officiating.
Interment will be in Springfield Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m. at the church and one hour prior to the service.
All arrangements are being handled by McKee Funeral Home, Romney.
Published on November 15, 2017