Susie Ford Adams
November 15, 1928
February 11, 2018
Opelousas - A funeral service for Susie Ford Adams, 89, will be held on Thursday, February 15, 2018, at 3:00 p.m., in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Ted Hall will conduct the service. Rite of Committal will follow in the Bellevue Memorial Park Cemetery.
Susie died peacefully on Sunday, February 11, 2018. At Lafayette General Medical Center.
At the age of 40 Susie decided to start a career in nursing. She was a graduate of TH Harris. She worked as a LPN for 25 years at Opelousas General in ICU. She was a member of the Opelousas Art League, the Opelousas Garden Club and the Opelousas Bridge Club. She loved nursing, bowling, fishing, crabbing, ceramics', oil painting, traveling, gardening, poetry, playing bridge, and playing scrabble with the family.
She is survived by her children, Donald Adams of Opelousas, Ronald Adams (Liddy) of Opelousas, Rose Mary Fontenot of Lafayette, Vicki Hearne (David) of Opelousas, sister, Patsy Baker of Houston, TX. grandchildren, Jim Roy, Ashley Pitre, David Hearne IV, Jamie Adams, Katelyn LeBlanc, Daniel Adams, Maggie Adams, Jonathan Adams, and Olivia Adams and thirteen great grandchildren.
Susie was preceded in death by her parents, Leo and Rosalie Bissonette Ford, her husband, Jimmy Adams, sisters, Jackie Huddelston, and Rosemary Ford, son-in-law, Sherrell Fontenot.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 12:00 noon until time of service.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.sibillefuneralhome.com. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Sibille Funeral Home of Opelousas.