Barbara L. Adams Bayley passed away Monday, Dec. 12, 2016.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leslie P. Adams and Mary C. Adams of Newburyport, Mass.
She is survived by her daughters, Linda Bayley of Manchester, N.H., and Barbara Schneider, and her husband, Ronald, of Virginia Beach; grandsons, David, Shawn and Eric Murphy, and their wives Lori, Gayle and Shelley; and many great-grandchildren, including Nicholas, Caitlin, Chase and Logan; brother, Leslie Adams, and his wife, Margaret, and their children, of Middletown, Conn.
Her favorite city was San Francisco, where she worked in financial services as a brokerage assistant. Featured in an article in the San Francisco Chronicle, she talked about her love of the city and how she befriended visitors from all over the world.
Mom would tell you to get off your duff, smile at a stranger, speak your mind, read a book and admire beauty every day. She is loved and will be missed.