Martha "Cookie" Celest Adams
October 18, 1944 - June 21, 2018

Martha Celest “Cookie” Adams, age 73, of Moss Point, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018. She was born October 18, 1944 in Miami, Florida and has been a resident of this area since 1973. She was a former materials specialist at Northrop Grumman in Pascagoula. She was a member of Gautier First United Methodist Church in Gautier and Pascagoula Chapter #151 and past Matron.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 25 years, James Carl Adams; daughter, Terry Forbis.

She is survived by two daughters and one son, Tina F. Hauland (Gerry), Covington, LA; Tonia Barker (Jeff), Covington, LA; Gregory Paul Fossler (Laura), Moss Point, MS; son-in-law, Rodney Forbis, Meridian, MS; sister-in-law, Brenda Sims (Howard), Laurel, MS; nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018, 1:00pm, O’Bryant-O’Keefe Funeral Home in Gautier with Rev. Austin Hoyle officiating. Friends may visit from 11:00-1:00pm at the funeral home. Her Burial will be a family private service at Jackson County Memorial Park in Pascagoula.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to her church, Gautier First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 127, Gautier, MS 39553. You may send condolences to her family at