Francis Rudolph Adams, 88 of Auxvasse, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2009 at Boone Hospital. Frank was born in Molino, MO on Feb. 1, 1921, the son of Rudolph and Josephine Adams. He married Sarah Frances Brett in 1947. She survives at the Kings Daughters Home in Mexico. He served in the U.S. Army from 1941 to 1944 where he was stationed in Iran. He worked for A.P.Green Co. before starting Adams Electric Co. in Auxvasse where he lived all his life. He was a member of the Auxvasse Christian Church. In addition to his wife Sarah, he is survived by two sons; Dale Adams and wife Candy of Columbia and Steve Adams of Fulton, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren of Columbia and Fulton. He is also survived by a sister Barbara Phillips of Mexico and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Jack Adams of St. Louis. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.