Kenneth Wayne "Ken" Adams

August 4, 1954May 29, 2018

Kenneth Wayne Adams, 63, of Homosassa, FL, passed away on Tues., May 29, 2018 at Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center, Crystal River, FL. A native of Dothan, AL, he was born Aug. 4, 1954 to Manuel Preston and Mary Ellen (Dickerson) Adams, one of four children. Ken, as he was known to many, was a general contractor and the owner and operator of Ken Adams Insulation and Drywall of Homosassa, a company he began 38 years ago. Ken was an active and faithful member of Crystal River Church of God and a member of the Citrus County Builder's Association and Habitat For Humanity. Ken sponsored many community sports teams in Citrus County, and portrayed Santa Claus each holiday season for his community's needy children. For many years, he also created a Christmas Village at his home for the enjoyment of all. Mr. Adams was also an organ donor and a devoted Gator fan. He was preceded in death by his father, Manuel Preston Adams and is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Diane Adams, Homosassa; his mother, Mary Hart, Wildwood, FL; children Kevin Adams; Eliza Mae Natteal (husband C.J.); Derek Adams; Kenneth Wayne Adams, Jr.; Zoey Ann Adams; Howard Gunn III and April Gunn; grandchildren Eleanor, Neal, Marya, S.J., Seth, Myla, Logan and Zaydin; sister Lynda Leopard (husband Jim), North Carolina; brother Roger Adams (wife Melinda), Homosassa and sister Terri Coffman, Belleview, FL and six nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Diane Adams, 6136 W. Constitution Lane, Homosassa, FL 34448. Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa, FL.


  • Manuel Preston Adams, Father
  • Mary Ellen Hart, Mother of Wildwood, FL
  • Diane Adams, Beloved wife of 39 years of Homosassa
  • Kevin Adams, Son
  • Eliza Mae Natteal, Daughter
  • C.J. Natteal, Son-in-law
  • Derek Adams, Son
  • Kenneth Wayne Adams Jr., Son
  • Zoey Ann Adams, Daughter
  • Howard Gunn III, Son
  • April Gunn, Daughter
  • Lynda Leopard, Sister of North Carolina
  • Jim Leopard, Berother-in-law of North Carolina
  • Roger Adams, Brother of Homosassa, FL
  • Melinda Adams, Sister-in-law of Homosassa, FL
  • Terri Coffman, Sister of Belleview, FL
  • Ken is also the loving grandfather to Eleanor, Neal, Marya, S.J., Seth, Myla, Logan and Zaydin and beloved uncle to six nieces and nephews

Kenneth Wayne "Ken" Adams

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