Morris W Adams

Born: Tue., Aug. 3, 1920
Died: Sun., Jan. 30, 2011


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Feb. 03, 2011
Location: - Not available -

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Feb. 04, 2011

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries


Morris W. Adams 90 of Clinton passed away at 1:30am on Jan 30, 2011
in his residence. He was born Aug 3, 1920 in Lyford to Riley Adams
and Edith Jones Adams. He was a U.S. Navy WWII Veteren and served on
the USS Gardiners Bay AVP-39 Ship. He was a Coal Miner and a
Operating Engineer. He was a member of the United Mine Workers
District 11 and the Operating Engineers #841. He was a member of
the First Baptist Church in Clinton for 70 years and later a member
of State Line Christian Church. He helped start the Lyford Fire
Department and a member of the Lyford Water Works.
He is preceded in death by is parents, his first wife Lois Faye
Adams in 1970, his second wife Mary Della Adams in 1989, and his
third wife Doris Jean Adams in 2007. Also, a daughter Carol Faye
Russell, grandson Mark Russell, daughters by marriage; Sue Ann
Massa and Christine Keller and one brother and one sister.
He is survived by one son Don & Patty Adams of Lyford, daughters by
marriage; Paula Shoaff, Ginger Corado, Carol Sanquenetti and Patty
Jakowczyk. Also, sons by marriage; Terry, Stan & Steve Rukes and
John Reed. One brother David & Dorothy Adams of Terre Haute.
Grandchildren: Mindy Pusateri and husband Tony, Jeff Russell, Brian
Russell, Brad Russell, Jim Adams, Jon Adams and Jo Ann Dellinger.
Also, many great grand and great great granchildren and several
nieces and nephews. Many loving and loved extended family and friends.
Visitation will be from 4-8pm on Tuesday at Frist Funeral Home with
services at 10:00am on Wednesday at the funeral home with Rev. Bob
Hamblen and Rev. Randy McPike officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn
Memorial Park and with Military Rites performed by the American
Legion #140 and VFW #6653. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made
to the Hospice of the Wabash Valley.

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book
Your Name:
Your Email:
  Allows family to respond to your message.Emails are not published at this web site.
Message of condolence:
Please note: messages are subject to review before being posted at this web site
 Add Condolence     Cancel

Please note: messages are subject to review before being posted at this web site

Copyright © 2020 Frist Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |