April 1, 1937—May 1, 2015 John Harold Adams, 78, was born April 1, 1937, in Cumberland County, to Monroe and Ethel Adams. He passed away May 1, 2015, in Crossville. He was a welder and enjoyed gardening, walking and squirrel hunting. He is survived by sons, Johnny Adams (Angel), Jimmy Adams and Vance Adams; daughter, Sandra Stringer, all from Georgia; grandchildren, Emily Adams, Ty Adams, Zach Stringer, Max Stringer, Mackenzie Stringer, Scott and Jessica Knight, Amber Adams and Tyler Shepard; one great-grandchild; brothers, Jim Adams, Clarence Adams (Paulette) and Jonah Adams (Joan); sisters, Lucy Newberry, Allene Wright and Rachel Temple; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Ethel Elmore Adams; and sisters, Pauline Callahan and Lucille Woody. Funeral service was held May 4 at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home, with burial in Fredonia Cemetery. Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.