Mary Frances ‘DC’ Adams
Published 3:16 pm Saturday, November 20, 2021
Funeral services for Mary Frances ‘DC’ Adams of Cordele died Friday, November 19, 2021 at her residence at the age of 72. She was preceded in death by a son, Bubba Adams, granddaughter, Chelsea Adams and siblings, Jack Sheffield, Billy Sheffield and Pat Pearson. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 23, 2021 in the chapel of Rainey Family Funeral Services. Burial will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 7:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. DC as she was lovingly known was born in Rochelle and was the daughter of the late James Wilburn Sheffield and Margaret Virginia Henry Sheffield. She was a homemaker and a member of the ‘old’ Cordele Church of God, where she enjoyed singing in the choir. DC was a devout Christian and her purpose in life was to bring others to Jesus. She was always a faithful witness for the Lord whenever the opportunity arose. She loved to cook and it was a delight to her to cook wonderful meals for her family and friends. She enjoyed traveling to the mountains and was a huge Elvis fan. She adored her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. DC is survived by her husband of 51 years. Charles Jackson Adams of Cordele; two daughters Bobbie Jo Brandenburg and her husband, Ed, and Doris Virginia Adams, all of Cordele; a brother, Charles Sheffield of Cordele; a sister and her husband, Shirley and Billy Persall of Cordele; six grandchildren, Damien Justin Tedders (Kayla), Cameron Adams, Madison Leigh Williams (Christopher), Aron Noyes (Jasmine), Michael Brandenburg and Joshua Brandenburg; and four great-grandchildren, Ellie Grace Tedders, Avie Kate Tedders, Blaine Carter Williams and Addie Jo Tedders.