Billy Edward Adams of East Lynn

Billy Edward Adams, 83, of East Lynn, WV, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington, WV. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Friday, June 1, 2012 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV, with Brother Paul Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Community Memorial Gardens at Wayne. He was born August 3, 1928 in Pike County, KY, a son of the late Jeff and Cora Kelly Adams. He was a former employee of the Packaging Corporation of America, a former producer and was a U. S. Army veteran. His wife, Lizzie Adams, and sisters Eileen Ball and Lillian Ross, also preceded him in death. Survivors include two daughters, Drema Tomblin and companion Jim Thompson of East Lynn and Emma Wilson and her companion Moss Riffe of Genoa, WV; three sons, Dennie Adams and his companion, Martha Billups of Dunlow, WV, Dwayne Adams and companion Emma Jean Matzdorff of East Lynn, WV, and Billy Castle and wife Billie Jean of Waverly, OH; a sister, Ona Ross of Huntington, WV; 13 grandchildren, Penny Jarrel and husband Leonard of Dunlow, WV, Earl Wilson, Jr. of Genoa, Lee Adams, Christine Adams Davis and companion Billy McCoy, Samantha Adams and companion Michael Perry all of Genoa, WV; Shawn Adams and wife Teresa and Eddie Adams all of East Lynn, WV; Amanda Adams of Prichard, WV; Jamie Castle and Darrell Castle of Waverly Ohio; Gabriel Copley and wife Jessica of Lavalette; Joshua Copley and wife Rosie of Ft. Gay, Cassidy Copley of Huntington, WV,24 Great Grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House of Huntington for their love and care during this difficult time. Friends may call from 6 -9 p.m. Thursday, May 31, 2012 at the Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne.