Charles Edward Adams, Sr., 96, of Bowling Green, KY entered into rest May 31, 2022, at West Meade Place Health Care Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Charles was born July 11, 1925, in Earlington, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Adams; his parents, Forrest Dennis, and Laura Grace Roberts Adams; two sisters, Peggy Joan Adams Doig, and Betty Jean Adams Van Fleet; two brothers, Forrest Franklin Adams, and William “Billy” Carlton Adams.
Charles was a World War II Veteran who served in the Normandy Invasion and the Battle of the Bulge. He was a member of the American Legion. He was a retired small business owner and member of Greenwood Baptist Church.
Survivors include his son, Charles Edward “Eddie” Adams, Jr., his daughter, Charlotte Juanita Adams Reeder (Dennis) both of Bowling Green, and one granddaughter, Brittany M. Butler (Adam) and two great grandsons, Jack, and Nate Butler. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
A graveside service will be held at Fairview Cemetery (Brock A. Berry Veterans Section) on Friday, June 3, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements for Mr. Adams have been entrusted to Hardy & Son Funeral Homes.
The family requests in lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Eastwood Baptist Church Missions, 500 Eastwood Street, Bowling Green, KY 42103.