|Birth: ||Jul. 12, 1938|
|Death: ||Sep. 21, 2010|
PATTONSBURG, IL - August Harvey Adams, age 72, of Pattonsburg, Ill., passed away at 10:54 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at his residence.
He was born July 12, 1938, in Peoria, Ill., to Francis L. and Mary M. (Colvin) Adams.
Surviving are one daughter, Sarah (Charlie) Rice of Pekin; grandsons, Ryan, Cody and Steven, all of Pekin; one sister, Suzie (Dennis) Seckler of Metamora; nieces, Daphne (Jeff) Clarkson of Congerville, Ill., and Jessica (Kevin) Taylor of East Peoria; and one nephew, Dennis Seckler of Metamora.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Margie Adams; and his wife, Reba.
Harvey worked on building and grounds for Illinois State Police District 8 from 1974 until his retirement in 2000.
He loved country music and Elvis and enjoyed watching Western movies starring John Wayne.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at the Mason Funeral Home Metamora Chapel, with Daryle Stonier officiating. Visitation will be from 4 until 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, and also one hour prior to services. Burial will be in Belle Plain Baptist Cemetery in Pattonsburg, Ill.
Memorials can be given to the American Heart Association.
Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 9/23/2010
Francis I. Adams (1920 - 1996)
Mary M. Colvin Adams (1918 - 2002)
Reba I. Daily Adams (1929 - 2006)
Bell Plain Baptist Cemetery
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Sep 30, 2010
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