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Morris Adams

November 11, 1930 — June 21, 2021

Morris M. Adams


November 11, 1930 ~ June 21, 2021

Born in: Salyersville, KY
Resided in: Owensboro, KY

Morris M. Adams, 90, of Owensboro, passed away June 21, 2021 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Salyersville, Kentucky on November 11, 1930 to the late Carl M. and Vauda Penix Adams. Morris was a former member of the U.S. Army. He was an operator technician for Commonwealth Aluminum for 17 years. Morris was a member of the Apostolic Bread of Life Church. He enjoyed hunting, spending time with grandkids, carpentry, singing at church, and playing guitar and harmonica. He loved duct tape!

Along with his parents, Morris is preceded in death by his children, David Lee Adams, Linda Irene Kinison; and 5 siblings.

Morris is survived by his wife of 67 years, Hettie Adams; his children, Roger Dale Adams, Sr., Vicky (Eddie) Burks, Smoody (Tricia) Adams; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and his brother, Phillip Roger (Mary Ann) Adams.

Services will be 2:00 pm Friday, June 25, 2021 at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will follow at Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation will be 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Thursday, and again from 12:00 pm until the time of service Friday at the funeral home.

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Friday, June 25, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home

519 Locust St, Owensboro, KY 42301

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