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Boyd Adams

September 21, 1937 – August 5, 2019

Ernest Adams
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"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Lakes Funeral Home
"Praying for God's peace and comfort for you during this difficult time . . . We love you. "
— Sandy and Kelley Freeman
"Many wonderful memories with Boyd & Rita, many great church services with them!"
— Roy & Kay Himes
"Prayers to Ms. Rita and all the family. I started working in the Berea College heat plant in November of 1977 when Boyd was the Utility..."
— Tommy Bussell
"So sorry to hear of Boyd passing He was a very kind hearted person and will be missed by all that knew him. My deepest condolences to..."
— Lila Hampton
"love and prayers from your cousin Jerry Leger and family."
— Jerry and Jan Leger

Obituary for Boyd Adams

Ernest Boyd Adams was born, September 21, 1937 in Rockcastle County, Kentucky and departed this life August 5, 2019 at Baptist Health in Lexington, Kentucky, being 81 years of age. He was the son of the late Ernest and Martha Mildred (Leger) Adams.
Boyd is survived by his wife Rita (Fields) Adams of Berea; two step-sons, Jerry Little and his wife Wanda of Berea and Luther Little of Berea; one sister, Susan (Adams) Isaacs of McKee and a host of nieces and nephews, and many friends.
In addition to his parents, Boyd was preceded in death by his first wife, Bonnie (Seaborn) Adams; three brothers and one sister, James Adams, Arthur Adams, Leroy Adams and Louise (Adams) Horn.
Boyd was the superintendent of Berea College Utilities for 33 years and was also a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Berea.
Funeral services for Boyd will be 2pm, Friday, August 9, 2019 at Emmanuel Baptist Church with Bro. Joey Kays officiating. Entombment will follow in the Berea Cemetery Mausoleum. Visitation will be Friday from 10am to 2pm at the church.
Pallbearers are Tim Adams, Mark Horn, Larry Phillips, Tommy Bussell, Aaron Adams, and Dennis Grant. Honorary bearers will be Jimmy Adams, Ray Phillips, and Larry Todd.
Lakes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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First Visitation

When Friday, August 9th, 2019 10:00am - 2:00pm
Emmanuel Baptist Church
1456 Paint Lick Rd.
Berea, KY 40403
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Service Information

Friday, August 9th, 2019 2:00pm
Bro. Joey Kays
Emmanuel Baptist Church
1456 Paint Lick Rd.
Berea, KY 40403

Interment Information

Berea Cemetery Mausoleum
500 Oak Grove Court
Berea, KY 40403
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