Stella Forrester

Obituary of Stella Beatrice Adams Forrester

Stella Beatrice Adams Forrester, 99, widow of William Henry Forrester, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 14, 2016. Mrs. Forrester was born in Pelzer. She retired from J.P. Stevens and was a member of Bethuel Baptist Church. She was an avid reader of the bible. Bea enjoyed cooking and sewing and collecting Angel figurines. Surviving are five sons, Bob Adams, Jim Forrester, Henry Forrester and wife Linda, Billy Forrester, and John “Butch” Forrester and Betty; two daughters, Jean Showalter and husband Don, and Sherry Leslie; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. She was predeceased by her first husband, William Robert Adams Sr.; two brothers; three sisters; and a grandson, Andrew Forrester. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Fletcher Funeral Service, followed by burial in Bethuel Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the service between 1:30-3 p.m. Memorials may be made to Meals-on-Wheels, 15 Oregon Street, Greenville, SC 29605.