Violet L.  (Gibbs) Adams, 95

Dec 7, 2021

Violet L.  (Gibbs) Adams, 95, of Marion, passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 6, 2021, at home. She was the wife of the late Nelson M. Adams, Jr. and the daughter of the late Thornton and Violet (Bennett) Gibbs. 

She was born and raised in Marion. She graduated from Wareham High School. 

Survivors include her daughters, Nancy Daniels of Marion and Ellen Borges and her husband, Allan of Marion; daughter-in-law, Donna Adams of Marion; sister-in-law, Catherine Gibbs of Marion; her grandchildren, Timothy Adams and his wife Alissa of Sandwich, Melissa Melanson and her husband Timothy of Marion, Brad Borges of Marion, Laura Daniels of Marion and John Daniels of Fairhaven; 8 great grandchildren. 

Violet was predeceased by her son, Nelson Adams, III; and her siblings, Beatrice Briggs, Thornton Gibbs, Preston Gibbs, Clifton Gibbs, Franklin Gibbs, Alvin Gibbs and Milton Gibbs.

Her graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 10, 2021, at North Marion Cemetery, County Rd., Marion. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.  Arrangements are by Chapman Funerals & Cremations – Wareham, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham. To share a memory or leave a message of condolence visit: