ADAMS, James James Thomas (TOM) Adams Tom Adams, (March 1927-March 2014) passed away on Monday, 17th March. Tom Graduated from Boy's High School and the University of Georgia, after which he transferred to Emory Law School to complete his Juris Doctor Degree. Tom was a diehard Bulldog fan to the extent that he purchased the best seats in the house, and loved to invite family and friends to home games, always in coat and Bulldog tie. Upon leaving the Army, Tom worked for the Equitable Assurance Company In The USA, in a short space of time became one of their top producers. He then opened his own Office in Cobb County, taking with him his longtime Associate, Retha Swain. Tom is survived by his Daughter, Malia Rothenberg and Rebecca Knight, five Grandchildren and three Greatgrandchildren, and longtime friend Retha Swain. In Lieu of flowers please send donations to the University of Georgia Alumni Association at www.alumni.UGA.EDU. Online condolences may be expressed at www.swainretha@yahoo. com. After the Cremation, a Celebration of Tom's life will be held on the 22nd day of March, 2014 at 2 pm, at the home of Mrs. Swain located at 2340 Sheridan Court, Villa Rica, Ga., 30180.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Mar. 20, 2014