BARTOW - Donald C. Adams, age 94, passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at his residence in Bartow of natural causes.
Born September 1, 1919 in Bartow, Mr. Adams was a lifelong resident of the area. He was a WWII veteran of the Army Air Corps. He was a graduate of Florida Southern College, and a lifelong member of the Bartow First United Methodist Church where he was a choir member for many years. He ran Ideal Dairy in Bartow for many years, later was employed as a chemist with U.S. Steel Phosphate. After retirement, he was a cattleman in the family business.
He is preceded in death by his wife Frances & two sons; Bill & Tom Adams.
Mr. Adams is survived by his grandson: Donald W. Adams & wife Jae; four great-grandchildren: Brittany, Alison, Chelsi & Kayla, all of Bartow.
Family will receive friends Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 6:00 -8:00 PM at Whidden McLean Funeral Home, Bartow.
Funeral services will be held Friday 10:00 AM at Bartow First United Methodist Church, 310 S. Broadway, Ave. Condolences to family at www.whiddenmcleanfuneralhome.com
Published in Ledger from Nov. 20 to Nov. 21, 2013