April 16, 2012
Friday, April 20, 2012 1:00 PM Vernon Funeral Home
Friday, April 20, 2012 11 - 1 pm
Nolan E. Adams Sr., 75 of Urbana, went to be with the Lord, Monday, April 16, 2012 in Mercy Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loving family.
He was born February 12, 1937 in Urbana, the son of the Dorothy Ann (Hill) and Richard E. Adams Sr.
Nolan worked with his father at Adams and Sons for many years. He was an avid OSU football fan and a Cleveland Browns fan. He enjoyed working in his garden with his rose bushes, hunting, fishing and camping.
He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Shirlene L. (Tabern) Adams; his daughters, Lisa Adams and Brendasue Minnifield, his sons, Nolan Adams Jr. and Brian Adams; his sister, Idella Adams all of Urbana; grandchildren, Gwen Adams (Ryan Cohn), Tony Locke (Corie Hoch), Chelsea Minnifield (Sean Smith) and Cullen Minnifield (Shelby McCullough) and great grandchildren, Brendyn Eckstein and Quinton Minnifield; sister-in-laws, Brenda Wilson, Peggy & Wayne Chalendar and Cherie Adams; special son and daughter, Lonnie & Carrie Givens of Kingscreek; as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of other family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ronald ”Roscoe” Adams and Richard E. Adams Jr. and great granddaughter, Lillian Nalon Minnifield.
Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 20, 2012 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana with Pastor Carl Vactor officiating; where friends may call from 11-1 p.m. Burial will follow in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.