Albert Adams, 89, of Greeneville, passed away Friday afternoon at his home.
He retired from Franklin Furniture Company and was a farmer. He was a member of Union Free Will Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters: Linda (Bob) Lanham and Brenda Kesterson; five grandchildren: April (Victor) Fields, Robby (Jessica) Lanham, Doug Isley, Jeff Isley, and Amber Kimery; thirteen great-grandchildren: Tayla, Tre, and Tryce Fields, Kalan Lanham, Austin, Aaron, and Makayla Isley, Dakota Isley, Charlie Isley, Joseph (Sarah) Isley, Railynn, Willow, and Adaline Lawing; one brother and sister-in-law: Jerry and Kathy Adams; one sister: Gladys Isley; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife: Linda Adams; parents: John and Rosa Adams; four brothers: Basil, Lacy, Bob, and Johnny Adams; five sisters: Katherine Johnson, Louise Swatzell, Helen Davis, Lucy Jones, and Polly Key.
The family will receive friends from 4 – 7 p.m. Monday at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Chaplain John McPheron and Rev. Claude Davis officiating.
Family and friends are asked to gather at Doughty-Stevens at 10:15 am Tuesday to go in procession to Cross Anchor Cemetery for the 11 a.m. committal service. Pallbearers will be Johnny Bill Jones, Eddie Isley, Junior Isley, Clay Dunaway, J J Dunaway, and Joseph Isley.
The Adams family wishes to express their appreciation to the nurses and staff of Amedisys Hospice and Smoky Mountain Hospice for the care given to Albert. Also, special thanks to the girls at Laughlin Wound Center.
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