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Services are held for Carl E. Adams

Funeral services for Msgt. (Ret.) Carl Eugene Adams, 89, of Big Cowan, were held February 3 at the Big Cowan Old Regular Baptist Church. Burial was in the Dinah Blair Cemetery at Big Cowan.

A son of the late Joseph W. and Allie Mae Fields Adams, he died February 3 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Lexington. He was a brother of the late Ray Adams.

Adams was a 22-year veteran of the U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force. He worked for the U.S. Postal Service.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Vivian Day Adams; a daughter, Carla Yale and husband Fred; a son, Danny E. Adams and wife Linda; four grandchildren, Traci Yale, Jessica Brown and husband Dale, Joseph Adams, and Jennifer Combs and husband David; three greatgrandchildren, Ethan, Michelle, and Emily; and a sister, Ruth Newsome, Whitaker.

Letcher Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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