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Mimi Genell Ledford Adams

Mimi Genell Ledford Adams
  • October 26, 1923 - October 2, 2017
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • Shriners Hospital For Children
    950 W. Faris Road
    Greenville, SC 29605

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“My time knowing Ms. Mimi will be cherished in my heart forever. Her stories were priceless and reading her scripture always completed my day. She...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Jessie Beale - Mount Pleasant, SC

“From the first time we meet Mimi during the bridal showers for Beth we felt a connection. We always felt like we were all family. We love Mimi &...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Jo & Don AYERS - Boiling Springs, SC

“Ginny, so sorry to hear about your Mom passing. My prayers always be with you and the kids.May God bless and help heal each of your.She will always...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Bill Ware - Greenville, SC

“Ginny, I am so heartbroken to hear about Nell. She was so precious. My prayers are with you and your family. Lisa ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Lisa Smith Chapman - Easley, SC

“Our hearts ache. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Nancy Jones

Mimi Genell Ledford Adams, 93, widow of Ellis Eugene Adams, of 927 Bowman Road, Mount Pleasant, SC, passed away October 2, 2017.

Born in Easley, SC, she was the daughter of the late Marion Lucius Ledford and Minnie Lee Manley Ledford.

Mimi was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was most dedicated to her church life and was an active member of First Presbyterian Church of Greenville, where she taught Sunday school and served on numerous committees.

Her abundant love for children blessed the lives of many and her graciousness was felt by all who knew her.

Surviving are her daughter, Jeanne Adams Ware White of Daniel Island, SC; her grandchildren, Gina Ware Schirmer and her husband, Sam Schirmer of Sullivan's Island, and Jeff A. Ware and his wife Beth Ayers Ware, of Greenville; four great-grandchildren, Adam Ware, Sass Schirmer, Hawkins Schirmer and Grayson Schirmer Jones and her husband, Ross Jones. She was predeceased by her brothers and sisters.

Graveside services will be held for the family on Sunday at 2pm at Woodlawn Memorial Park with the Rev. Pam Cole officiating. The family will gather privately after the service at the home of Jeff and Beth Ware.

In lieu of flowers, Mimi would so appreciate a gift for the children of Shriners Children's Hospital, Attn: Donations, 950 West Faris Rd, Greenville SC 29605

Mimi will be forever in the hearts of her family for her love and caring generosity to all.

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Woodlawn Memorial Park

1901 Wade Hampton Blvd. Greenville, SC 29615
(864) 244-4622