Funeral services for Worley Richard “Ricky” Adams, 56, of Eolia, were held June 16. Burial was in the Adams Cemetery on Roberts Branch at Eolia.
A son of Ruby Hampton Adams of Eolia and the late Bobby J. Adams, he died June 13 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital after an extended illness.
He was a retired coalminer.
Surviving in addition to his mother are his wife of 37 years, Cindy Lynette Adams; two daughters, Cindy Jackson and husband Jamie,
Norton, Va., and Valerie Teters and husband Nathan, Coeburn, Va.; a son, Worley J. Adams and wife Amanda, Eolia; grandchildren, Tyler Teters, Katie Adams, Mackenzie Teters, Tori Teters, Clarissa Jackson, Jacie Jackson and Caden Adams; a niece, Haley Phillips; three brothers, Bobby Wayne Adams and wife Patricia and Teddy Adams and wife Norma, all of Eolia, and Paul Adams and wife Pam, Rutledge, Tenn.; and a sister, Jennifer Freeman and husband James, Norton, Va.