CLEVELAND Evelyn R. Adams, 84, passed away on Tuesday July 2, 2013 at a local healthcare facility. She was born on Oct. 8, 1928 to the late Dr. and Mrs. Horace C. Ray.Evelyn had been a resident of Cleveland for more than sixty years. She was an active member of the Cleveland Golf and Country Club ladies golf association, an avid bridge player, and had a love for reading and watching sports. Evelyn also loved to travel with her husband. Above all else she was a devoted wife, loving mother and grandmother.In addition to her mother and father, Evelyn is preceded in death by her loving husband of 55 years, Dr. Jack Adams.She leaves behind to cherish her memory her two children, Mark R. Adams (Mary Ann), Courtney A. Phillips (Max); grandchildren, Caroline Adams, Sarah Adams, Sloane Cogdill (James), Taylor Phillips; and one special friend, Ric Tinsley. In addition to these she leaves behind several extended family members and good friends.The family will receive friends on Monday July 8, at St. Lukes Episcopal Church located at 320 Broad Street NW, Cleveland, TN 37311 from Noon-2 p.m. with a memorial service at 2 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers please send memorials in Evelyns name to St. Lukes Episcopal Church or the Cleveland Public Library.You are invited to share a personal memory of Evelyn or your condolences with her family at her online guestbook located at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral & Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Adams family with these arrangements.