On December 8, 2008, ERMA ODESSA; beloved daughter of the late William and Mary Emma Adams, Sr.; devoted sister of Gloria Adams Jones, Clara I. Adams, William Adams, Jr., and Harold W. Adams. Also survived by two aunts, many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Services, 4101 Edmondson Avenue (at Wildwood Parkway), on Thursday from 3 to 7 P.M. In state at Christ U.M. Church, 2001 E. Chase Street, after 9 A.M., where family will receive friends at 10:30 A.M. Services to begin at 11 A.M. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Professional services entrusted to the Marshall W. Jones Jr. Funeral Services P.A. & the Funeral Directors and Morticians Association of Maryland, Inc.