Mr. Herman Ray Adams, age 82, husband of the late, Carole Adams of Gentry Street, Corbin, Kentucky passed away on Wednesday evening at the Baptist Health Hospital in Corbin, Kentucky.
He was the father of Nelson Adams and Kenneth Adams and fiancé, Bonnie Farmer all of Corbin, Kentucky, Herman J. Adams and wife, Ruby of London, Kentucky and Crystal Kennedy of Georgetown, Kentucky. He was the brother of Ronnie Adams of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Sam Adams and Glenn Adams both of Jonestown, Pennsylvania, Bobby Adams of Grantville, Pennsylvania, Maggie Miller of Annville, Pennsylvania, and Cindy Gettle of Lebanon, Pennsylvania. He was the grandfather of Sarah Adams and Ashley Adams both of London, Kentucky and Taron Palmer of Georgetown, Kentucky. He was the brother-in-law of John Warthman of Versailles, Kentucky, Doris Adams of Jonestown, Pennsylvania and Barbara Adams of Myerstown, Pennsylvania.
He was also blessed with a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing. He was a former mechanic for the General Shale Company and attended the 17th Street Christian Church in Corbin, Kentucky. He had a love for stock car racing, woodworking projects and taking care of his grandchildren. Besides his wife, he was also preceded in death by his parents, Herman James and Katherine Walmer Adams.
Funeral services for Mr. Herman Ray Adams will be conducted at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday evening, January 20th 2022 in the Laurel Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ronnie Smith officiating. Military honors will be conducted by the local D.A.V. The family will receive friends at Laurel Funeral Home from 5:00 p.m. until the funeral hour of 6:00 p.m. on Thursday evening, January 20th 2022. Graveside services and burial will be PRIVATE in the Cumberland Memorial Gardens in Lily, Kentucky.
Due to the rise of COVID-19 the family has requested all visitors to the funeral home please wear a facial covering and practice social distancing.
Laurel Funeral Home is honored to be of service to the Adams family.
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