George Lee Adams Sr. of Steelville, Missouri was born on Friday, January 22, 1937 in Steelville, Missouri to Clarence William and Ruth Irene Isgriggs Adams and passed away on Friday, May 21, 2021 at the age of 84 years, 3 months and 29 days.
George was a lifelong Steelville resident and attended Hinch and Liberty Schools. He was a woodsman and could be found selling firewood in town.
Years ago, he had worked at Weidemeyer Tire Shop and for Townsend Tree Service. George was an avid outdoorsman. He loved trapping, root digging, hunting, fishing and cutting wood.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Ruth Adams; wife, Bertha Adams; parents-in-law, Dorman and Sylvia Mounce; siblings, Margaret (Walter) Reiner, Alta (Clymer) Brakefield, Johnny Adams and Bonnie (Howard) Klein; and son-in-law, Doug Hutson.
He is survived by his children, Lisa (Steve) Proffer of Steelville, Missouri, Barbara (Eddie) Brickey and Mary Adams, both of Cuba, Missouri and Buddy (Sandra) Adams of Steelville, Missouri; sister, Bessie (Lawrence) West of Leasburg, Missouri; brothers-in-law, Tom (Marilyn) Mounce, Dorman Mounce and David Mounce, all of Steelville, Missouri; sister-in-law, Debbie (Rick) Whittaker of St. Peters, Missouri; special friend, Rocky Chauhdry of Steelville, Missouri; grandchildren, Dustin Adams, Stevie Adams, Heather Proffer, Courtney (Michael) Ellsworth, Nevaeh Gilbert, Eddie Brickey, Cheyenne Adams and Arabella Adams; 10 great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.
Funeral service was at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 27, 2021 at the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri with Pastor Michael Stephens officiating.
Burial was at the Crossroads Cemetery in Leasburg, Missouri.
Arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.