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Roger Keith Adams

Roger Keith Adams, are 61 of Ten Mile, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019 at his residence.  A native of Pikeville, Kentucky and a resident of Ten Mile and Niota for the past 30 years, he was the son of the late Mack Styles and Sarah Marie Fields Adams.  He retired from Schott-Gemtron in Sweetwater after 26 years of service and was preceded in death by one brother Paul Adams and Father-in-law: Clyde Shultz.  He was a loving husband, listening Step-dad, gracious son-in-law, great son, and brother.  He enjoyed fishing, cruising trips and vacations.  He loved his Gemtron Family.

Survivors include

  • Wife of 18 years: Karen Gail Shultz Adams of Ten Mile, TN
  • Step-Son and Partner: Chris Shelton and Gegetta Ferris of Maryville, TN
  • Mother-in-law: Reva Hampton Shultz of Ten Mile, TN
  • Three Sisters:  Rita Thompson,  Robin Carroll, and Valerie Knox all of Sweetwater, TN
  • Two Brothers and Sisters-in-law:  Timmy and Cathy Adams of Philadelphia, TN Samuel and Darlene Adams of Sweetwater, TN
  • Step-Granddaughter: Shanantha Whitted
  • Four Great Step-Grandchildren: Dillin Walden, Brandy, Abby, Cayson Whitted
  • Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins

Funeral Services will be 7:00 PM Monday, July 22, 2019 in the Chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Mike Couch officiating.  Interment will be 11:00 AM Tuesday, July 23, 2019 in Clearwater Cemetery.  Active pallbearers will be Chris Ponder, Mark Kettenball, Mark Vance, Tim Adams, Tanner Adams, Sam Adams and Brody Adams.  Honorary pallbearers will be â€‹Jerry Cagle, Ernest Jones, Keith Walker and James Campbell.  The family will receive friends from 5-7 Monday in the funeral home.  

Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Roger-Adams.  

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, TN is in charge of the arrangements.


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Guestbook

Gail I am so sorry for your loss. You and the family are in my prayers.

Linda (Cagle)Williams Jul 24 2019 12:00 AM

You are in our thoughts and prayers!
Connie and Nathan Denton

Connie Denton Jul 23 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry we were unable to make it by the funeral home, you are in our thoughts and prayers

Christy Cooper Jul 23 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry we werent able to make it by the funeral home last night. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Doyle and Gail Lloyd Jul 23 2019 12:00 AM



Gail we are sorry we were not able to make it by the funeral home. You have been in our thoughts and prayers. Please let us know if we can do anything for you.

Jeff and Alesia McNelley Jul 23 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roger Adams

Gegetta Ferrris Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

Danny and Patsy Carter - Lucy Carter

Danny Carter Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roger Adams

Ricky and Tina Letner & family Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roger Adams

Randy anderson Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roger Adams

Derrick and Angie Hagins Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

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