Longtime business owner in the south Seattle area, passed away Sunday 1/28/07 at age 68 of cancer. Born August 16, 1938 in Yakima, Washington. Survived by his wife of 49 years, MARY ADAMS, son, Ray Adams and wife, Barbara of Des Moines, WA, and daughter, Cindy Joyce and husband, Randy of Vancouver, WA. Grandchildren are Jason and Amanda Joyce and Williams Adams. Parents are Mary and Robert Turner of Othello, brothers , Michael (Othello) and Jerry (Renton). Step-brother, Robert Turner (Auburn) and step-sister, Pat Kephart (Othello). Preceded in death by his father, LENNOX ADAMS. A Celebration of Life will be held for Alvin on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007 at 3:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Des Moines, 22415 19th Ave South, Des Moines, WA 98198.