Donald Adams of Covington passed away at Piedmont Newton, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at the age of 94. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. A very passionate hunter he enjoyed eating what he shot.
Donald was an extremely hard worker with Sunbeam Bread Co. for more than 40 years. He was a faithful, long-term member of Grace Baptist Church in Covington.
Donald enjoyed traveling the US, loved spending time with his family, working in his garden and loved to talk about his memories of young and older times. He was born in Lawrenceville, Georgia to the late William and Daisy Dalton Adams.
Donald is preceded in death by his first wife, Agnes Adams, second wife, Frances Lucille Adams; daughter, Deloris Parker; grandchildren, Candi Adams, DJ Adams and Chris Parker; and all of his siblings. Left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Pat McGuire; son and daughter-in-law, Donald "Donnie" and Jean Adams; grandchildren, Michelle Bender, Rob McGuire (Jamey Hill), Tammy McGuire, Charity (Jason) Dow; great-grandchildren, Stephen McGuire, Josh Parker, Ashley Bender, Jerimiah Parker and Alissa; along with many other loving family members.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at Grace Baptist Church with Rev. Phil Bone officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020 from 6-8 p.m. at Wheeler Funeral and Cremation Services. Guests may sign the online register at www.wheelerfuneralhome.com. Wheeler Funeral and Cremation Services 11405 Brown Bridge Road Covington, 770-786-7111