Johnnie G. Adams PORTSMOUTH - Johnnie Glenn Adams, 92, of Kelly Drive, died Sept. 2, 2011 in a local nursing home. A native of Anniston, Ala., he was predeceased by his wife, Ella Ruby Adams, and a daughter, Katherine Jane Albus. Mr. Adams retired from the Norfolk Naval Shipyard with 25 years of service, and was a self-employed electrical contractor, J.G. Adams and Son. Survivors include two sons, Walter Glenn Adams and Steven Gray Adams; one sister, Sarah Thrower; one brother, Harold Adams; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held Friday, Sept. 16, at 4 p.m. in Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel, by the Rev. Tony Thrower. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the
or a favorite charity. www.SturtevantFuneralHome.com.
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Published in The Virginian Pilot on Sept. 11, 2011