Billy Wade Adams Sr., 76, of Athens, died Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his residence.
Mr. Adams was born Sept. 14, 1940, in Limestone County to George Thomas Adams and Nancy Pearl Hall Adams. He was a member of the Church of Christ and a retired mechanic.
Mr. Adams was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Gail Adams.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Spry Funeral Home, with Donnie Rogers officiating. Burial will be in Bottom Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Survivors include sons, Billy Wade Adams Jr. and Rickey Wade Adams, both of Athens; daughters, Cathy Darlene King of Athens and Lisa Gail Taylor of Ardmore, AL; sisters, Linda Kyle and Charlotte Coldwell, both of Tanner; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Grandsons will be pallbearers.
Published on June 21, 2017