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Obituary for Helen Marie Adams (Rollings)

Helen Marie Adams, age 78 passed away on Sunday, April 2, 2023, at her Residence in Rock Island, Tennessee.

Mrs. Adams was born Wednesday, July 19, 1944 in Altamont, Tennessee. She was the daughter of the late John Rollings and Eunice Higgins Rollings. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Jonathon Wayne Simmons, sister, Rachel Crosslin, brothers, Robert James Rollings, Jimmy Rollings and Ralph Rollings.

Helen is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Treva and Donnie Nickens of Murfreesboro, TN; grandson, Steven Barrett of Murfreesboro, TN; granddaughter, Tosha Phomphanh of Murfreesboro, TN; great-grandkids, Ashton Barrett, Sincere Phomphanh and Andre Gregory all of Murfreesboro, TN; great-great-grandkids, Amelia and Dahlia Phomphanh both of Murfreesboro, TN; daughter and son-in-law, Sarah and Thomas Harper of Rock Island, TN; grandkids, Christopher and Kelly Slaughter of McMinnville, TN; Zachary Slaughter of Cookeville, TN; great- grandkids, Walker Slaughter and Randie Slaughter both of McMinnville, TN; step- grandkids, T.J. and Jenniffer Harper of Lakeland, TN; Michail and Dawn Dendy of Buford, GA; step-great-grandkids, Abbey and Sydney Harper of Lakeland, TN; Harper and Ethan Dendy of Buford, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Elaine Adams of McMinnville, TN; grandkids, Justin and Amanda Adams of McMinnville, TN; Jolene Adams and Jordan Bonner of McMinnville, TN; Joshua Adams of McMinnville, TN; great-grandkids, Aria Adams and Jamari Bonner both of McMinnville, TN; daughter, Donna (Adams) Argo of McMinnville, TN; grandkids, Kelsey and Justin Savage of McMinnville, TN; Kandra Jane Drewer of Centertown, TN; great-grandkids, Peyton Stephens, Liam Savage and Kaisley Savage all of McMinnville, TN; Marcus Wayne Martin of Centertown,TN; sisters, Brenda Smith and Linda Glenn both of McMinnville, TN; several cousins, nieces and nephews also survive.

Helen was a retired factory worker from A.O. Smith Company and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

A Graveside Service was held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at the Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Morrison, Tennessee, burial followed.

There was no visitation at the funeral home.

Gardens of Memory Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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