Karen Adams, former FOX8 general manager, dies

Karen Adams

Karen Adams

Former FOX8/WGHP general manager Karen Adams passed away Friday from medical complications at her home. She was 62.

Adams’ career at WGHP and beyond was filled with vision and passion. She was the station’s general manager from 1997-2013.

Adams started with the station as a camera operator in 1976.  She most recently worked for FOX Television.

She was a graduate of High Point University and was born June 9, 1954.

There will be a celebration of Adams’ life at 7 p.m. Thursday at English Road Baptist Church in High Point.