COLBERT - Clyde E. Adams, 88, passed away Saturday, July 13.
He was the son of the late Gordy and Ethel Adams of Meadow Community in Madison County. He was preceded in death by his daughter Carol Manns; great-granddaughter Rachael Quinn Adams; two brothers, and one sister.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Rachael; two sons, Stephen (Elaine) and Terry; grandchildren Erin Kendall, Laura Brazie, Michael and Matt Adams; seven great-grandchildren; son-in-law Edgar Manns (Susan); and two sisters.
He was a United States Army veteran of World War II, was employed by Rogers Hosiery Mill and retired from Westinghouse after many years of service. He was also an avid gardener.
The family wishes to thank Athens Regional Medical Center and St. Mary’s Hospice nurses and staff for their loving care.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 16, 2013 from 6 until 8 p.m. Graveside services will be held at Colbert City Cemetery on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Edgar Manns officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donation be made to Colbert First Baptist Church Youth Ministry.
Lord and Stephens, Danielsville is in charge of arrangements.