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November 27, 2003 Mt. Vernon Signal


Alonzo Adams


Alonzo Adams, 88, of Brodhead, died November 20, 2003 at Rockcastle Health and Rehab in Brodhead.


He was born February 16, 1915 in Brodhead, the son of Jim and Belle Farris Adams, was a retired construction truck driver and an Army veteran of WWII.


Survivors are two sons, Jimmy Barnes Adams (Patricia) of Gainesville, FL and Bobby Mack Adams (Marie) of Madison, AL; three grandchildren and four great grandchildren.


Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sally Burdette Barnes Adams.


Funeral services were conducted Saturday, November 22 at the Marvin E. Owens Funeral Home chapel with Bro. Buford Parkerson officiating. Burial was in the Piney Grove Cemetery.


Casketbearers were: Bill Gentry, Marshall McKinney, Johnny Newland, William Bentley, Bryan Bussell and Leonard Bishop.