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Mr. Adams dies at 86



Funeral services for Dennis Adams, 86, of Waynesburg, will be held at 1 p.m., January 7, at Barnett, Demrow & Friend Funeral Home in Waynesbug. Military services will be held at the gravesite in Double Springs Cemetery with full military honors performed by the Caswell-Saufley Post #18 of the American Legion.

Born in Letcher County to the late Frazier C. and Melvina Gent Adams, he died January 4 at the VA Medical Center in Lexington.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Mike Adams and Dennis “Dink” Adams, and a grandson, Phillip Villasana.

He was a brother of the late Beryl Adams, Rudell Adams, Frazier C. Adams, Jr., Kenneth Adams, and Kermit Adams.

Mr. Adams was a U.S. Army veteran and serving during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans.

Surviving are two daughters, Suzie Adams and husband Steve of Waynesburg, and Rhonda Adams of Bushnell, Fla.; a brother, Keith Adams and wife Renee of Hebron; four sisters, Cindy Pumphrey of Eubank, Evylee Lanigan and Jean Lanigan both of Waynesburg, and Sue Todd of New Carlisle, Oh.; eight grandchildren, a number of great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions suggested to DAV-Stanford Chapter, 710 Danville Avenue, Stanford, KY 40484.

Barnett, Demrow & Friend Funeral Home, Waynesburg, had charge of the arrangements. Guest book at www.friendfuneralhomes.com.

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