Jean Teasley Adams

Born in Nashville, TN on February 19, 1940

Departed on October 29, 2020 and resided in Goodlettsville, TN

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Jean Teasley Adams, age 80 of Goodlettsville, passed away October 29, 2020. A servant to Christ, Mama to few, Bucky to some, and Mama Jean to everybody else. She was born in Nashville, TN on February 19, 1940 to the late William Franklin Teasley, Jr., and Elizabeth Temple Underwood. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Jack D. Adams; son, Thomas Tawater, and sister Ann Coleman. She is survived by her children, James Tawater, Timothy (Cher) Tawater, and Beth (Jerry) Deering; grandchildren, Nikki Alvarez, Michael Tawater, Tina O’Guin, Lisa Ruch, Danya Tawater, Matthew Tawater, Keeley Lee, Hunter Kilmon, Wyatt Tawater, Savannah Tawater, Hayleigh, Declan, Ryleigh, Analeigh Deering; fourteen great-grandchildren, extended family, Brenda Jones, Chris and Amanda Jones, Ashley Thomas, and her son Renly, and a host of extended family and friends. Jean was a retired 911 dispatcher for Nashville Metropolitan Government. Visitation will be at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home Goodlettsville Tuesday November 3 from 2-6 pm, and Wednesday November 4 from 11am until the service at 1pm with Rev. Andre Dugger, officiating.

8 Comments to Jean Teasley Adams

  1. Cherié Gilley
    November 2, 2020 6:46 pm

    I worked with Jean at our Emergency Communications MNPD. She was a sweet person.
    Prayers for the family.

  2. Shannon Neville
    November 2, 2020 10:11 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers of peace and comfort. Kevin and Shannon Neville

  3. DEBORAH WHEELER
    November 2, 2020 11:50 pm

    I worked with Jean for many years at the MNPD Dispatch Center. She was such a lovely and very caring person. She loved her family and friends as well as her pets. I will always remember the good times we shared with one another. RIP my dear friend you will always be in my heart until we meet again. Debbie Wheeler

  4. Tammy Coleman
    November 3, 2020 7:04 pm

    Jean was a wonderful, kind and funny lady. I enjoyed working with her at Metro Police Dispatch. You will be missed sweet friend.

  5. Linda Anderson
    November 3, 2020 10:31 pm

    I worked with Jean for any years. She was such a bright spot in a very rough job. She used to allow my children to listen in to her calls and encouraged them with their reading and artwork. She was such a special lady and will be missed terribly. Due to my own health, I will not be able to attend the services, but know you, her family, will be in my thoughts and prayers and I will be there in spirit.

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