Johnny Lee Adams


July 26, 2019 - 5:17 PM

Johnny Lee Adams, age 77, of LaHarpe, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019, at Moran Manor. Johnny was born May 20, 1942, to Noah W. Adams and Eller B. (Sanders) Adams in Iola.

Johnny entered the military service at the age of 18, serving in both the Army and the Air Force. He was a firefighter in the service serving in Germany and Spain. After returning home in 1966, he met Nancy (McDaniel) Adams and they were married on June 1, 1967. This union was blessed with two sons. Johnny worked for the local chicken plant, IMP Boats, T & E Pallets, and Model T Haven.

Johnny loved to collect and trade guns and go hunting. Johnny always had cats and loved them very much.

Johnny was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Charles Adams; and sister, Jewell Springston.

He is survived by his wife; two sons, Johnny Henry Adams and wife Jennifer of Gas and Steve Adams of LaHarpe; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives.

Cremation has taken place and services will be at a later date.

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