Willie Earl "Hog" Adams, 44, of Rockford departed this earthly life Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, in his home after a long illness. He was born June 29, 1963, in Lexington, Miss., the son of William and Cleora Adams. He lived most of his life in Rockford, coming from Mississippi. Willie leaves to cherish many loving memories, three children; sisters, Betty (Ralph) McCloud, Mildred Adams, Martha (Chester) Woods and Floriene (Harvey) Keller; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by parents and brother, Walter Lee Adams. Service at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, in Carl E. Ponds Funeral Home, 2429 W. State St., with visitation from 11 a.m. to time of service. Burial in Cedar Bluff Cemetery.