Christina T. Adams was born November 10, 1967, in Charleston, to parents Gregory O. Theos and Helen K. Theos. She received her B.S. in Management from Clemson University in 1989 and her J.D. from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1994.
She served as the assistant solicitor for the Ninth Judicial Circuit, Tenth Judicial Circuit and the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit. She was elected solicitor for the Tenth Judicial Circuit in 2004 and took office in January 2005. She introduced the Courthouse Facility Dog program to South Carolina to assist victims of crime.
Chrissy was a member of the SC Bar, Anderson County Bar, Oconee County Bar, SC Trial Lawyers Association, National District Attorneys Association, Golden Corner Rotary Club, and the St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral.
She served on the Anderson County Alternative School Board, and the Tri County Technical College Criminal Justice Advisory Board. She was a supporter of the Collins Children’s Home, Foothills Alliance, Safe Harbor and the American Red Cross.
Christina T. Adams died on December 27, 2016. She is survived by her husband, Roy E. “Eddie” Adams; two sons, Gregory C. Adams and James E. Adams; and her mother, Helen K. Theos.