Angela Adams

 Angela Adams, beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend, passed away on July 25, 2023, in Elizabeth City, North Carolina at the age of 52. She was born on January 22, 1971, in Georgetown, South Carolina. Angela was a dedicated wife and mom, finding joy in caring for her family and creating a warm and loving home.

One of Angela’s greatest pleasures in life was tending to her garden, where she cultivated vibrant blooms that brought beauty and tranquility to her surroundings. 

Angela’s memory will forever be cherished by her devoted husband of thirty-five years, Timothy Adams. Together, they shared a bond built on love, trust, and mutual support. 

She is survived by her loving mother, Deborah Foxworth Johnson, who provided guidance and encouragement throughout Angela’s life. Angela was a dedicated and nurturing mother to her three sons, Daniel Adams (Amy) of Connecticut, Brian Adams of Virginia, and Joseph Adams (Whitney) of Texas. Their lives were enriched by her unwavering love and devotion.

In addition, Angela leaves behind two sisters, Khrista Runyen (David) of Tennessee and Rachel Johnson of North Carolina, as well as a brother, Jacob Johnson, also of North Carolina. Angela’s siblings were a source of strength and support, each contributing to the tapestry of her life.

A funeral service to honor and celebrate Angela’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 29, 2023, at Twiford Memorial Chapel, with Pastor T. J. Long officiating. The family will receive visitors immediately following the service at the funeral home.  Angela’s service will be live streamed.  Visit her obituary page at to view the live stream at the time of service.

Angela Adams will be remembered for her unwavering love for her family, her kind and compassionate spirit, and her warm and welcoming nature. She will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of knowing her. May she find eternal peace in the embrace of her Heavenly Father, reunited with her father, William Johnson, who preceded her in death. 

Twiford Funeral Homes, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 is assisting the Adams family.  Condolences and memories may be shared at