Larry Wayne Adams, age 71, of Dawson Springs, KY passed away on Friday, November 18, 2022 at his home in Dawson Springs, KY with his family and friends by his side. Mr. Adams was born September 10, 1951 to Alvie Adams and Estella Ladd Adams in Dawson Springs, KY. He worked at Buckhorn Manufacturing in Dawson Springs for 37 years, for Scotty Ray Parsons, Sr. on his farm since he was 14 years old, and he worked as a carpenter for many years. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and he was of the Christian faith.
Mr. Adams is survived by his wife of 52 years, Mary Trotter Adams of Dawson Springs, KY; two daughters, Lori Diane Baird (Jon) of Dawson Springs, KY, and Michelle Lyn Brantley (Will) of Murray, KY; two sons, Mark Wayne Adams of Dawson Springs, KY and Glen Alvie Adams (Brandon) of Whitehouse, TN; two sisters, Jean Gray of Dawson Springs, KY and Lucille Kimberlin (Richard) of Vancouver, WA; five grandchildren, Andrew Caleb Adams, Isabella Nadine Adams, Carter Wayne Adams, Annicka Zariah Baird, and William Anse Brantley.
He is preceded in death by his parents, an infant son, Randal Joe Adams; four brothers, Joe David Adams, William Earl Adams, James Alvey Adams, and Jimmy Edward Adams; one sister, Betty Lou Martin; and a niece, Barbara Lou Shipp.
Visitation for Larry Wayne Adams will be Friday, November 25, 2022, from 10:00 AM until the funeral hour at 2:00 PM at Beshear Funeral Home, Dawson Springs, KY. Rev. Butch McKnight and Will Brantley will officiate the service. Burial will follow at McKnight Cemetery. Active pallbearers include Mark Adams, Carter Adams, Will Brantley, Jon Baird, David Purdy, Jr., and Andrew Caleb Adams. Honorary pallbearers include: Anse Brantley, Annicka Baird and Isabella Adams.