Ethel Adams, surviving spouse of the Rev. Kenneth Adams, died on Friday, August 14, 2009. She is survived by three children: Tom Adams of Sacramento, Jon Adams of Fresno, and Beth Bolduc of Salt Lake City; by 10 grandchildren; and by 15 great-grandchildren. Condolences to the family may be sent to 15 Newell Circle, Napa, CA 94558.
The memorial service was held on Saturday, August 29 at 11 a.m., at the First United Methodist Church in Napa. The Rev. Doug Monroe presided.
Kenneth and Ethel Adams served the Oakland: Golden Gate, Antioch, San Francisco: Calvary, Napa: First, Fresno: First, and Bakersfield: First churches before retiring in 1976. He also served as District Superintendent of the Sacramento-Nevada District from 1960 through 1966. Kenneth Adams died in 2002.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the First United Methodist Church, 625 Randolph Street, Napa, CA 94553, or to a charity of one's choice.