Bennie  Adams

Bennie Adams

Mr. Bennie Lee Adams, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2011 following an extended illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Muriel Adams; brothers, William Adams, Jr. and Eugene Adams; and sisters, Rena Adams West, Vivian Adams McDougal and Sara Adams. He is survived by his wife of fifty-nine years, Mary Coffer Adams, Buford, GA; daughters and son-in-law, Kathy and Tony Jenkins, Norcross, GA and Melissa Adams Stephens, Duluth, GA son, Bennie Adams, II, Buford, GA; grandson, Nicholas Anthony Jenkins, Norcross, GA and great grandson, Jacob Anthony Jenkins, Cedartown, GA; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Joann and Brady Sargent, Buford, GA; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Adams was born February 24, 1928 in Hancock County, GA. He was a 1955 graduate of Dacula High School in Dacula, GA. He was a U. S. Army veteran serving with the Military Police during World War II. He was retired from Our Way Corporation in Stone Mountain, GA. He was a faithful member of West Buford Baptist Church in Buford, GA. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Bennett and Rev. Mike Hosch officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to Unihealth PAC-Lanier and Compassionate Hospice of North Georgia for their gracious care and concern for our precious loved one for the past several years. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.