Helen Louise (Jones) Adams San Angelo Helen Louise (Jones) Adams was born July 1, 1924, to Alonzo Richardson Jones and Nola Frances (Wingo) Jones in Denver, Colorado. She graduated from South Denver High School in June of 1942. She married John Turner Adams Jan. 8, 1943, and had 56 years together. They enjoyed traveling. She and John moved to San Angelo in March, 1984. They soon met new friends and joined St. Paul Presbyterian Church. Both were active in RSVP and Code Blue. Helen volunteered at Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. She received the Woman of Distinction award in 2009. Helen was preceded by her parents; her husband, John; her son, Richard; two brothers, Jack and Joe; one sister, Mary; and one grandson, Brent. She is survived by one son, Greg and his wife, Janis of Siloam Springs, Arkansas; Richard's wife, Linda of San Angelo; three grandchildren, Jeff (Rebecca) of Arvada, Colorado, Matt (Terra) of San Diego, California. and Chris (Jamie) of Shreveport, Alabama; nine great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren, Laurie, Sherrie and Wendy; and eight step-great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at St. Paul Presbyterian Church. Arrangements are by Shaffer Funeral Home/Sherwood Way. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Girl Scouts of San Angelo. Online condolences may be made at shafferpioneer.com .
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