Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Gerald Ray Adams

10/17/1942 - 06/14/2022

Gerald Ray Adams, age 79 of Andrews, passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022.

Gerald was born in Cherokee County to the late Charles and Elsie Blaylock Adams. He had worked for Magnavox and for Baker's Furniture where he retired. Gerald loved genealogy and researching his family tree. He also loved to sing, was a church choir member and a member of a local quartet, Gospel Tone. Gerald was a loving son and caregiver to his parents. He was a member of Valley River Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by an infant brother, Charles Clayton and his brothers, Giles Adams, Roger Adams and Loren "N.L." Adams; 'and sister, NuJean Adams Wilson.

Gerald is survived by his brother, Joe Adams; his sisters, Helen Rogers and Marie Collins; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 3pm on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at Townson-Rose Chapel in Andrews. Rev. Ricky Rogers and Rev. Trey Rogers will officiate. Burial will be in Valley River Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Greg Adams, Kevin Adams, Ethan Collins, Mason Collins, Mark Collins and David Rogers.

The family will receive friends from 1pm - 3pm prior to the funeral service.

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