ADAMS, RICHARD BROADICE March 16, 1947 to Feb. 7, 2013 Born in Xenia OH, he took his final jump shot last Thursday at 10:03 a.m. Richard goes to join his parents Richard and Ivanora Adams. He is survived by his wife Bonnitta, daughters Christina Adams-Smith, Kimberly Adams and Jennifer Sims, his son Donovan Root, his Grandchildren Calei Gilliam, Kyarah Smith, Adam and Joseph Root, his siblings Howard Adams, Mary Alexander and Phyllis Smith. Richard will also be missed by his many Nieces, Nephews and a host of friends. The family wishes to announce that Richard's life will be celebrated on Saturday, February 16th, at 11 a.m. at the North Chapel at Liberty Station.

Published in U-T San Diego on Feb. 14, 2013