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George Richard Adams, Jr. SFC U.S. Army Ret., 84, of Newberry died Thursday, December 20, 2018 .

Born on November 22, 1934 in Pulaski, TN, he was a son of the late George Richard Adams, Sr. and Jeffie Jean Davis Adams. He retired after 22 years of service with the United States Army and was a veteran of both the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War. He also served with the City of Newberry Police Dept. and the Newberry County Sheriff's Dept. for a number of years. He later owned and operated Adams Air Conditioning Refrigeration and Appliance Service.

He is survived by a son, James Russell Adams; daughters, Jamie Laurie Adams, Shelly Adams, Deanna (Dee Dee) Baker, and Sylvia MacFarlane; two sisters, Glenda Wise and Betty Byrd. He was predeceased by wives, Mary Ann Mazza Adams and Sylvia Woodard Adams;a son, Jeff Adams; and brothers, Andy Adams, Dennis Adams, and Freddie Adams.

A private interment was held in Newberry Memorial Gardens.

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#5 Rhonda 2018-12-28 16:01
Sylvia & Doug, So sorry for your loss. My thoughts & Prayers are with you and your family.
#4 Janice Smith 2018-12-23 22:52
Dear Sylvia and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to you all. God bless. Janice Smith
#3 Kimberly K. Allen 2018-12-23 20:03
Russell, I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.
#2 Ms Allison 2018-12-23 11:31
Please except my condolences. May you find comfort in knowing that your dear one is safe in the memory of God, who will remember every detail about him and bring him back again. John 5:28, 29 gives this assurance.
#1 Polly Turner 2018-12-22 18:35
Russell and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Take comfort in knowing he’s in a much better place. Praying for comfort for the Family.