Obituaries: Velma Louise “Lou” Adamson

OTTUMWA-Velma Louise “Lou” Adamson passed away peacefully in her sleep at 10:40 p.m. on Sunday, September 29, 2019. She was 92 years old.

She is survived by her children; daughter Susan (Mike) Carson of Jacksonville, IL; her children, Rhiannon Young of Salem, MA and Ryan Young of Tucson, AZ, son Mick Scantlen (Ginny Tapper) of Des Moines, IA; his children, Christina and Brandy Scantlen of TN, and Brandon Sheets of IA and daughter Tracey (Joe) Musgrave of New Braunfels, TX; their children, Joseph Jr. (Carrie) Musgrave of the Netherlands and Emmy Lou Musgrave of New Braunfels, TX.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Richard Lee ‘Tubb’ Adamson of Ottumwa, IA.

Graveside services and inurnment will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday December 3, 2019 at Ottumwa Cemetery with Pastor Mel Kendall officiating.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.