JOHN LEON ADAMS, BRAXTON, MS

John Leon Adams, 83, of  Braxton, MS passed away Sunday, June 13th, at his residence. John was born in Cedar Grove, TN on November 9, 1926, a son of the late Lela Mae (Pressley) and Everett  Adams.  He is survived by his wife, Ruby Lee (Anderson) Adams.  A retired cabinet maker, John is also survived by: four daughters, Margaret Duncan, of Southaven, MS; Lilly Adams, of Memphis, TN; Frances Adams, of Texas; and Kathryn McMillan, of Braxton, MS; two sons, Hilton Adams, of Madison,  Gary Adams, of Braxton.   John is survived by a brother, Vernon Adams, of Cedar Grove, TN., and 18 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by a son, John.

Visitation is Saturday, June 19, 2010, from 9 am to 10 am.  at Braxton Methodist Church, with services following at 10:00 am.  Rev.  Maurice Bryant officiating.   Burial in Braxton cemetery.