WILLIE J. ADAMS JR. DORTCHES — Willie James Adams Jr., 79, died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006.
Willie was a devoted husband, father and grandfather, always putting family first. He attended Christian Fellowship Church.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at Wheeler & Woodlief Funeral Home, Rocky Mount. Burial will follow in Rocky Mount Memorial Park.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Lucille Adams, a son, Larry Adams, and a sister, Jane Harris.
He is survived by his four daughters, Brenda Weaver, and husband, Doug, of Salem, Sandra House and fiance, J.W. Gay, of Dortches, Cathy Edwards, and husband, Mike, of Spring Hope, and Terry Lynn Parker, and husband, Danny Ray of Rocky Mount; daughter-in-law, Margie Adams of Dortches; two sons, Randy Adams, and wife, Linda, of Dortches, and Tracy Adams, and wife, Jan, of Spring Hope; 20 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren; a brother, Woodrow Peaden of Tarboro; and special friends, Tom and Fanny Mae Peace, and William and Irene Wadsworth.
The family will receive friends 7-8:30 p.m. at the funeral home and other times athe home.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials can be made to Christian Fellowship Church, 7814 NC 58, Elm City.
Funeral arrangements are by Wheeler & Woodlief Funeral Home, Rocky Mount.