|Birth: ||Sep. 24, 1960|
|Death: ||Jun. 3, 2014|
Gregory Frank Adams was born on September 24, 1960 in Blythe, California. He was the second child of the late Raymond and Dorothy Adams.
Greg moved with his family to Coachella, California. He was raised in a Christian home, accepting Christ at an early age. He was baptized at Second Baptist Church in Indio, California.
He attended public schools in Coachella and Indio, where he participated in sports which included baseball and football. He graduated from Indio High School in 1978, followed by graduation in 1982 from California State University, Long Beach with a Bachelor's degree in Microbiology.
After graduation, he secured a job as an inspector for the USDA and traveled from Arizona to Northern California inspecting various fruits and vegetables from the various crops harvested throughout California. Later, he worked for a small company, Margen Sales, based out of San Diego, California, which provided wholesale fruits and vegetables.
Greg loved to watch all sports, most recently acquiring an interest in soccer, which both his niece and nephew played. He also had a passion for the sport of horseracing.
On June 3, 2014, Greg passed away peacefully in Riverside, California.
He is preceded in death by his father, Raymond Adams; mother, Dorothy Adams; and brother, Robert Adams. Greg leaves to cherish his memory his sister, Tina Ovbude, of Corona, California; his brothers, Chris Adams of Coachella and Frank Adams of San Luis Obispo, California; and numerous nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Friends may attend a viewing at Forest Lawn in Indio on Thursday, June 19, 2014 from the hours of 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. A church service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, June 20, 2014 at Second Baptist Church in Indio.
Interment immediately following the services will be held at Coachella Valley Cemetery.
Repast thereafter at Second Baptist Church.
Published in The Desert Sun from June 17 to June 19, 2014.
Coachella Valley Public Cemetery
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Jul 07, 2014
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