Charles F. Adams, Jr., 53, Raytown, Mo., passed away Thursday, June 15, 2006, surrounded by his family. Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Monday, June 19, at Passantino Bros. Funeral Home, 2117 Independence Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64124. Charles was born January 24, 1953, in Kansas City, Mo. He was a selfemployed tow truck driver in the Kansas City area. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Adams, Sr., and his great-niece, Jackie Dines. Survivors include his wife, Janet Adams; mother, Alberta Adams; sisters, Mary Womack and husband Kenneth, Roberta "Bodie" McKinzie, Paula Battles and husband Daniel, Ethyl Adams; brothers, James Fairall, William Fairall and wife Joan, Rick Adams and wife Melissa. Although Charles had no children of his own, he was a co-parent to his 17 nieces and nephews, Charlie Joe Adams, Cindy Adams, Roxie Adams, Brianne Adams, Elberta Moulder, Kim Delacruz, Mike Purl, Alberta Hoffman, Donald Dines, Les Dines, Jr., Melissa Baum, Elizabeth Adams, Shukrat Womack, Rakhim Womack, Steven Fairall, Tony Fairall, Mary Lovelady; 35 great-nieces and nephews; and one great-great niece. Arrangements under the Passantino Bros. Funeral Home, (816) 471-2844.