December 23, 2013

Eleese Adamson Shaddix

— Eleese Adamson Shaddix, 89, of Dalton, passed away Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at Morningside Assisted Living in Dalton.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Shaddix Sr., in 2006; parents, Awyer and Alice Adamson; brother, Bill Joe Adamson; and sister, Myra McKendree.

She is survived by a daughter, Barbara Matthews of Dawsonville; sons and daughters-in-law, Henry Jr. and Shelva Shaddix of Dalton, Randy and Michele Shaddix of Marietta, and Scott and Dorinda Shaddix of Chelsea, Ala.; grandchildren, Robin Roland, Andy and Lyndsey Wallace, Kara and Dalton Shaddix, Stacey and Steve Carpenter, and Beth Diyenno; six great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

The funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Shaddix will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with the Rev. Ron McKinney, the Rev. Dwight Wilson and the Rev. Matt Evans officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Another funeral service will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at Johnson Brown Funeral Home in Valley, Ala. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from noon until the service hour at 1 p.m.

Burial will be in the Pleasant Grove Congregational Christian Church in Penton, Ala.

The family expresses special thanks to Morningside Assisted Living in Dalton.

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 Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.