Bethany B. Adams, age 72, passed away surrounded by her family at Agrace Hospice in Madison on Thurs. Nov. 17, 2016.

She was born in Hartford, Conn. on June, 18, 1944 to the late Charles and Edna (Hagood) Baker. Bethany was united in marriage to Richard Adams on Nov. 28, 1979; he preceded her in death in July 2010. She retired in 2003 after working more than 17 years with Central Arizona College as an Internet Technologist and Writer of Procedural Manuals. Bethany enjoyed time spent with family, knitting, crafting, beadwork and computer games.

She is survived by her sons, Vern (Katheryn) Young, James (Jodee Kox) Young; 6 grandchildren, Kaitlyn (Brandon) Jacobs, Haley Young, Alex Young, Kassandra (Acacia) Jacobs, Ryan Young and Halee Kox; her sister, Donna (Judy) Baker; brother Norman (Jean) Baker; her beloved cat, Boomer; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Baker and grandson, Brandon Kox.

A private family service will be held. Interment will be held at Highland Memory Garden at a later date.