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[February 14, 2020]
Willis D. Adams, 73, of Lincoln, passed away on Monday, February 10,
2020, at 2:50 p.m. at HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield.
11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 15,
2020, at Holy Family Church in Lincoln
1 p.m. Saturday at the church
Peasley Funeral Home, Lincoln
Willis D. Adams, 73, of Lincoln,
passed away on Monday, February 10, 2020, at 2:50
p.m. at HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield.
Funeral Services for Mr. Adams will be held on
Saturday, February 15, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. at Holy
Family Church in Lincoln. Rev. Jeffrey G. Laible
will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Mary's
Cemetery in Lincoln.
Visitation will be held at the church on Saturday
from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Willis Dean Adams was born June 5, 1946, in Liberty,
Kentucky, the son of Kenneth J. and Dorothy P.
Bryant Adams. He was united in marriage with Laura
J. Hedrick on April 18, 1987. She preceded him in
death July 30, 2018.
Willis is survived by their children:
Debbie (Tom) Hubner, Jon Adams, Michelle Adams, Mike
(Angie) Hedrick, and Melissa (Jeff) Gaither; his
father, Ken Adams; one brother, Larry (Nelia) Adams;
and two sisters: Shirley (Herschel Hill) Pesnell and
Judy (Bill) St. Croix; 16 grandchildren; and seven
He was preceded in death by his wife and his mother.
Willis was a member of the Railsplitter Antique Car
Club, Lincoln Sportsman's Club, and an avid hunter
and fisherman. He had worked at the Mel-o-Cream
donut shop and the Saint-Gobain Bottle Factory.
Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Logan
Final arrangements are entrusted with Peasley
Funeral Home of Lincoln.
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