Obituary: James Russell Adams

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

James Russell Adams, 36, of Cornersville, died Thursday, Dec. 24, 2009, at St. Thomas Hospital.

Mr. Adams was a native of Bedford County, the son of Edgar L. Adams and Beverley C. Harrell. He was formerly employed by Nichirin and was affiliated with the Presbyterian Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Teresa Lowe Adams; sons, Justin and Jordan Adams; and brother, Gene Cole.

He is survived by his legal guardian, Leroy Adams of Cornersville; father and stepmother, Edgar "Rusty" Adams and Margaret Adams of Indianapolis, Ind.; children, Jonathan, Jennifer, and Floyetta Adams, all of Lewisburg; sisters, Tammy Adams of Cornersville, Tonya Cheek of Pulaski, and Sonya Stewart of Lewisburg.

Graveside services were conducted Monday Dec. 28, with Buddy Pope officiating, followed by burial in Short Cemetery.

London Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.