|Birth: ||Jan. 2, 1947|
|Death: ||Sep. 22, 2009|
Burney Q. Adams, 62, entered into rest on Tuesday, September 22, 2009.
Mr. Adams was born on January 2, 1947, in Douglas, Georgia. He was a part of the first class to graduate from Northside High School in 1965, where he starred as half-back. He graduated from Georgia Southwestern and was a founding brother of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity. With pride and honor, he served his country in the United States National Guard and the Air Force Reserves as a medic. He served on the Hospital Authority, was also a member of the Warner Robins Planning and Zoning and Warner Robins Civitan Club. For twenty years he worked with First Federal Savings and Loan and continued his career in mortgage banking with American Home Key. He taught Sunday School, working in Children's Church for ten years and serving on the church Financial Committee. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and most especially loved spending time with his grandchildren. He was a devoted husband to his high school sweetheart and wife of forty years, Donna Adams, a loving son, brother, father, grandfather, and friend to many. His father, John Quincy Adams, preceded him in death.
His memory will forever be treasured by his wife, Donna Adams, Warner Robins; daughters, Lori Adams Taylor (Perry), Warner Robins; and Alison Adams Giddens (Jeff), Rome; grandchildren, Hannah Taylor, Perry Austin Taylor, Jr., Laney Taylor, Ella Taylor, Nate Giddens, Cooper Giddens, and Isaiah Giddens; mother, Annie Mae Osteen Adams, Warner Robins; brother, Jack Adams (Sue), Ivey, Georgia; sister, Bonnie Morris (Tommy), Warner Robins; brother-in-law, Richard Hicks, Jacksonville, Florida; nieces and nephews, Morgan and Jacob Adams; Brad and Lindy Morris, and Richard Dane Hicks.
Visitation will be Friday, September 25, 2009, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at McCullough Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 26, 2009, at Second Baptist Church, Reverend Mike Slade officiating. Interment will follow in Magnolia Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to Children's Hospital of Macon, 777 Hemlock Street, Macon GA 31201-2102.
Magnolia Park Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: Carolyn
Record added: Sep 26, 2009
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