Donna Pauline was born in Crooksville, Ohio on May 9, 1937,to Harold and Majorie Houk, and went to her heavenly home on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at the age of 81. Donna was a lover of nature, horses, dogs, and Elvis Presley.

Donna leaves behind four children, son Jason (Carli), and daughters, Shelby Pye (Tommy), Tamara Gauthreaux (Vic), and Jan Blevins (Tad);13 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; sister, Terri Hughes, brothers, Billy Hughes and Bob Hughes; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 29 years, Jake Adams; daughter, Carla; grandson, Brody Choate, great granddaughter, Izabella; parents, Harold Houk and Majorie Hughes; and brother, Sonny Houk.

A Visitation for Donna will be held on Sunday, March 3, 2019, from 9:30 am until the funeral service at 3:00 pm at Harry McKneely and Son Funeral Home in Hammond.

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