YORK, S.C. - Robert Henry Adams, 86, of 636 Queens Hollow Ln., died Jan. 10, 2014, at Agape, Rock Hill, S.C.
Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Greater Life Ministries with the Revs. Milton Smith and Chuck Baynard officiat-ing.
Interment will be in Woodside Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Mr. Adams was born October 13, 1927 in York County, S.C., to the late Edward Roy and Lillian Barber Adams. He was a U. S. Navy Veteran having served in World War II
and the Korean War
. He owned and operated Adams Garage in Clover for many years and served as Clover's Fire Chief.
Survivors are his daughter Brenda Whitesides (Bill) of Clover, SC; son-in-law John Pettus of Clover, SC; sisters, Betty Sue Baynard and Molly Baynard of Clover, SC & Jean Dixon of Taylors, SC; brothers Edward Lee Adams of Beaufort, SC & John Law Adams of Lake Wylie, SC; grandchildren Gwen Hoggard (Jimmy), Lisa Hubbard, Derek Whitesides, & Dustin White-sides; seven great grandchildren; five great great grandchildren and mother of his children Doris Adams. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara A. Pettus, brother, Jack Adams, and a sister, Mary Ruth Adams.
Memorials may be made to the Clover Fire Department, PO Box 1060, Clover, SC 29710 or Greater Life Ministries, 3307 Filbert Hwy, Clover, SC 29710.
M. L Ford & Son Funeral Home, Clover, SC is serving the family of Mr. Adams.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mlfordsons.com.