Nyssa librarian honored by local chamber


NYSSA - Faith in God is the motivation for Nyssa Librarian Faith Adams in her work and community involvement.

Adams recently was honored as the Nyssa Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture Public Servant of the Year. She received her award at the chamber’s annual banquet in February. 

“It is an honor to be honored,” she said. “I do what I do to honor my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. All that I do is for him.”

Adams and her husband Richard moved to Nyssa in 1976. They have three sons – Tim, Jeff and Randy – and 10 grandchildren.

She began working at the Nyssa Library as a volunteer in 1991 and was named librarian the next year. She was mentored by the Nyssa School District librarian, and also had help from other local librarians and took . . .