BEDFORD – Anita Jane (Hewitt) Adams, 86, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2023 at Westview Nursing and Rehabilitation.
Born December 3, 1936, in Shelbyville, she was the daughter of Lewis Edward and Rosemond (Comstock) Hewitt. She married Emerson “Dale” Adams in 1990 and he preceded her in death.
Anita had worked as a waitress for many years at Hinkle’s Hamburgers in Bloomington, getting to know many of the local customers. She made such an impact on her favorite Hinkle’s customers that she continued to visit long after retirement. Anita had also been employed as a cashier for the Louden’s Supermarket and Thrifty Mart in Bloomington. She loved country music, playing cards, and greatly enjoyed family reunion picnics. She was of the Christian faith and a Methodist.
Survivors include her brothers, Ralph (Karen) Hewitt of Bedford, and Lewis (Judy) Hewitt of Kurtz.
Her father; mother and siblings, Clara Hewitt, John Hewitt, Gertrude Arthur, Edward Hewitt, Jack Hewitt, and George Hewitt preceded her in death.
Cremation has been chosen.