Reverend Joseph Lynn Adams Funeral services for Reverend Joseph Lynn Adams, 66, of Pell City, were held Sunday, January 25, 2009 at Stemley Baptist Church with Reverend Lindy Martin and Reverend Carl Armstrong officiating. Interment was in Oak Ridge Cemetery. Reverend Adams passed away Thursday, January 22, 2009. Reverend Adams is survived by his wife, Mary Lou Adams; son, Johnathon Lynn Adams; daughter, Mary Jolene Adams (Tommy) Lee; brother, Wayne Morris Adams; sister, Donna Kay Hooks; three grandchildren, Elliot Jacobik, Jill Jacobik, Maggie Lee. Reverend Adams was Pastor of Lister Memorail Baptist Church for sererals years and was currently the Pastor of Stemley Baptist Church where he has served for 21 years. He taught in the Pell City School System where he taught History, Shop, and Music. Reverend Adams was a member of Echota Cherokee Indain Tribe and Ben M. Jacobs Masonic Lodge 643 of Pell City. He was a graduate of Samford University. Reverend Adams was owner and operator of Crafts by the Parson. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Stemley Baptist Church. Kilgroe Funeral Home in Pell City directed the services.
Published on  January 27, 2009