Amos Allen "Buddy" Adams
"Buddy" Adams, 80, of Chattanooga, died Thursday, March 6, 2014 at his home.
Buddy was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga and was a retired electrician from
TVA. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Army. Buddy was a son
of the late Charlie and Dovie Massengale Adams and was also preceded in death by
a daughter, Sherry Carolyn Adams; two brothers, Bob Adams, Charlie "Sparky"
Adams Jr.; two sisters, Judy Ritchie and Ruby Meade.
include his wife, Martha Jo Skipper Adams; son, Mark Adams, East Ridge; four
daughters, Laura Mills, Cleveland; Lisa Adams, Kim Adams and Dina Adams, all of
Chattanooga; Vanita Lerma, California; sisters, Lorene Jones, Melbourne, Fla.;
Ruth Minter, Crofton, Md.; 11 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and several
nieces and nephews.
graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at
Chattanooga National Cemetery with Minister Brian Ceraolo officiating. Military
Honors will be conducted for Mr. Adams. There will be no visitation at the
funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
American Lung Association, 3335 Ringgold Road, East Ridge, TN 37412. Visit www.hamiltonfuneraloptins.com to
share words of condolences to the family. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral
Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike.
Free Press 3/10/2014
Submitted by Ruth Minter