JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Nancy Carver Adams, 73, passed away suddenly on March 13, 2017, while hospitalized battling aggressive lung cancer. She lived in Cypress Village in Jacksonville.

She was born Oct. 21, 1943, to her late parents, Robert Carver and Margaret Brett Carver, in Lakewood, Ohio. She graduated from Lakewood (Ohio) High School in 1961, received a Bachelor’s degree from Hiram College in 1965 and a Master’s degree from Indiana University. Nancy worked at Mount Vernon (Ohio) Developmental Center as Manager of Staff Development for 25 years. She was co-owner of I-Conn Video Productions in Mount Vernon until one week prior to her death. She was active in many local organizations, including Ocean Waves Quilters Guild, Christ Episcopal Church Choir, and the Kiwanis Club of Jacksonville Beaches.

She is survived by her husband, Chuck Adams; daughters, Karen (Jim) Scher and Carolyn (Steven) Hall and their children, Adam, Brendan, Meghan, Zachary; as well as Chuck’s son, Ken (Negin) Adams, their children, Logan and Kason; Chuck’s daughter, Betsy Adams (David Berry); and brothers, Jeff (Allysen) Carver and Chuck (Youngmee) Carver.

The Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 17, in Christ Episcopal Church of Ponte Vedra Beach. Interment will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, March 20, in Jacksonville National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hiram College Development Office, Hiram, OH 44234.

Please visit our online Tribute at www.quinn-shalz.com. Services by Quinn-Shalz Family Funeral Home, Jacksonville Beach, Fla.

 

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