In memory of
Leon F. Adams
Mr. Leon F. Adams, 78, Entered into eternal rest on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Leon was born on June 17,1938, in Gas City, Indiana, the son of the late Irving & Margaret [Shattuck] Adams. He attended school in Fairmount, Indiana. He worked at Irving Brothers in Marion, Indiana and Chromalloy in Tallahassee, Florida until he retired. He was preceded in death by his parents and his youngest child, Keith Dewayne Adams Sr. Survivors include his loving wife of 57 years, Shirley Kay Adams; son, Rick (Noemi) Adams of Jacksonville, FL; daughter, Margaret Ellen Adams; He was cared for over the past year by his loving granddaughter, Amanda (Adam) Lee and her children, Nicky & Sammy Felton, of Lake City, FL, who he raised for the past 25 years. He also leaves behind his grandchildren, Christina Greaney, RaQuel (Ahmon) Williams, Dewayne Adams, Shirley Adams, Brandon (Erika) Greaney, Ray, Vicky, Tina, and Kaitlin; 27 great grandchildren. The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 1:30 pm until 2:30 pm at the funeral home. Services will then be conducted at 2:30 pm in the chapel of Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home, with Pastor Neal Howard officiating. GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 3596 South US Hwy 441, Lake City, Florida. 32025. (386) 752-1954. Online at www.gatewayforestlawn.com
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