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Susanne "Susie" (Presson) Adams

October 5, 1959 ~ November 17, 2022 (age 63) 63 Years Old
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Susanne “Susie” Presson Adams, 63, of Pevely, Missouri, departed this life on Thursday November 17, 2022 at Scenic Nursing and Rehab, Herculaneum, Missouri.

Funeral services will be 11:00am Tuesday November 22, 2022 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, Milan. Visitation will be from 10:00am to service time Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Preemption Cemetery, Preemption, Illinois.

Susanne was born on October 5, 1959 in Rock Island, the daughter of Kenneth R. Presson Sr. and Betty Jane Kensinger Presson.

Susanne grew up in Milan and graduated from Sherrard High School in 1977, where she was very active in all sports. She was also a member of the Pep Club Cheerleading Squad.

Susanne was married to Stephen Adams in 1980 at First Presbyterian Church, Milan. Where they had three children, Matthew, Stephen and Mackenzie.

She was a hairdresser in Milan for several years. Susanne and her family moved to St. Louis, Missouri in 1996, where she worked as a property manager in the St. Louis area.

Susanne loved spending time with her family and friends, especially planning and hosting parties, where she used her cooking talents. She was very generous, outgoing and loved entertaining. Most of all, she loved being a mother to her children and grandmother to her two grandchildren.

Those left to honor her memory include her mother, Betty Jane; sons, Matthew (Heather) Adams, Pevely, Missouri, Stephen (Lyndsey) Adams Jr., Decatur, Illinois; daughter, Mackenzie Adams, Pevely, Missouri; grandchildren, Alyssa Ann Adams and Patrick Wayne Adams; sister, Debora (Bob) Virgana, Flagler Beach, Florida. She is also survived by several nephews, nieces, aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth Presson Sr. in August of 1990; brothers, David Presson and Kenneth Presson Jr.

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November 22, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory Milan
201 E. 4th Avenue
Milan, IL 61264

Funeral Service
November 22, 2022

11:00 AM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory Milan
201 E. 4th Avenue
Milan, IL 61264

November 22, 2022

Preemption Cemetery, Illinois

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Susanne Adams

October 5, 1959-November 17, 2022

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