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Edward Aaron "E A" Adams
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Birth: Aug. 17, 1918
Alexander County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 4, 2010
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA


McLEANSVILLE, NC - Edward Aaron Adams, 91, passed away May 4, 2010 at the Palliative Care Department in Moses Cone Hospital.

A Service of Remembrance was held 2:00 pm, Friday, May 7, 2010 at Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, 5120 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC, of which he was a long time member. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

E. A. was born August 17, 1918 in Hiddenite, NC to the late John Thomas Adams and Ruby Turner Adams.

In 1940, he graduated from NC State University, where he was a member of Kappa Phi Kappa and played on the baseball team.

He served in the Navy during World War II in the Pacific Theater on Destroyer Escort 446.

He taught vocational agriculture, shop, auto mechanics, and horticulture for 40 years at McLeansville School and Northeast Guilford High School.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, John Paul Adams.

E. A. is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary Ethel Marshall Adams; one daughter, Anne A. Pope (Carl Warren Pope) of Chapel Hill, NC; one son, Edward Keith Adams (Robin Collins Adams) of Asheboro, NC; four grandchildren, Edward Warren Pope (Gloria Thibault Pope) of Burlington, NC, Erin Bivins Pope of Florence, SC, and Sarah Elizabeth Adams and Samuel Ethan Adams of Asheboro, NC; two brothers, W. Renn Adams and W. Boyd Adams; one sister Margaret A. Stikeleather.

Memorials may be made to:
Mount Pleasant UMC
5120 Burlington Road
Greensboro, NC 27405

or to:
Palliative Care Department
Moses Cone Hospital
1200 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401


Forbis & Dick Funeral Service
1118 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC

Family links: 
  Mary Ethel Marshall Adams (1921 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: KATHY
Record added: May 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52563076
Edward Aaron E A Adams
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Edward Aaron E A Adams
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- Brad
 Added: Aug. 20, 2012
Thank you for your service to our country, Mr. Adams! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
 Added: Mar. 19, 2011

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