July 2, 1917 – October 15, 2018
Clayton Adams, 101, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018. He was born to the late Guss and Arminda (Stidham Adams on July 2, 1917 in Van, KY. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and served during World War II. Clayton was a member of VFW Post 857. He retired from Essex Wire.
Clayton is survived by his children, David (Susie) Adams and Lana Adams King; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren; and sisters, Bernadine and Eulah Mae. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Velma Adams; second wife, Marie Adams; 2 brothers; and 3 sisters.
Funeral service will be on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at C.M. Sloan and Sons Funeral Home (1327 N. Wells Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46808) with visitation beginning at 11:00 am until the time of service. Burial will follow with military honors at Lindenwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heart to Heart Hospice.
- Heart to Heart Hospice
- Visitation Saturday, October 20, 2018
- Funeral Service Saturday, October 20, 2018
- Burial Saturday, October 20, 2018