S. Benjamin Adams, Jr.

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 27, 2009

S. Benjamin Adams, Jr., 94, of Farless Road, Merry Hill, died Friday, October 23, 2009 at Three Rivers in Windsor.
A native of Bertie County, he was a farmer and a member of Riverside Baptist Church where he was an Honorary Deacon.
Survivors include a daughter, Annett Adams of Lewisville; a son, Darrell H. Adams of Merry Hill; three sisters, Josephine Pierce of Boise, ID, Margaret Parker of Newport News, VA and Miriam Wise of Buffalo, NY; four brothers, Frank Adams of Windsor, Truett and Jack Adams, both of Colerain, and Philip Adams of Columbia, SC; and two grandchildren.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 27 at Riverside Baptist Church with the Rev. Jim Reamy and the Rev. Woody Copeland officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Memorial gifts may be made to Riverside Baptist Church Building Fund, 1206 NC 45 North, Merry Hill, NC 27957.
Condolences can be left at www.walkerfh.net.
Walker Funeral Home, Windsor, is handling the arrangements.