The Ledger (Lakeland, Fl), Tuesday, January 15, 2008
FRANK ADAMS, 81
Supervisor of Industrial Arts
WINTER HAVEN - Frank Adams, 81, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2008 of bone cancer.
He was born March 16, 1926 in Rocky Mount, N.C. Frank was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving in W.W. II and the Korean War.
He began his career as a high school teacher, teaching metal shop and electronics. Later, he became supervisor of Industrial Arts for the Chesapeake School system in Chesapeake, VA.
Frank loved to work in the yard. At any given time, you could find him working with flowers while singing or whistling.
Survivors include his loving wife Rachel; his brother and sister-in-law Ernest and Frances Adams of Red Oak, N.C. and his sister Elise Sykes of Rocky Mount, N.C.
Memorial services will be held at St. John's Methodist Church in Winter Haven on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008 at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. John's Methodist Church, 1800 Cypress Gardens Blvd., Winter Haven, FL., 33884 or Good Shepherd Hospice, 105 Arneson Ave., Auburndale, FL., 33823 or online for Hospice at www.goodshepherdhospice.org
Published in the Ledger on 1/15/2008.