Paul Neal Adams

March 12, 1935April 29, 2011

Paul Neal Adams, 76, of Hurt, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Liona Brumfield Adams.

Born in Buckingham County, March 12, 1935, he was a son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth Adams. Mr. Adams was a retired plumber.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Vicky Mathews.

He is survived by four daughters, Diane Robertson and her husband Jimmy of Lynchburg, Betty Martin and her husband Ronnie of Evington, Gail Sherlin and her husband Tommy of Lynchburg and Sue Reid and her husband Thomas of Evington; one son Mike Adams of Lynchburg; two sisters, Bertha Bennett and Druesy Meyers; two brothers, Harold Adams and Clayton Adams; 17 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and a special friend, Edith Hodges.

A graveside service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, May 1, 2011 in the Brumfield Family Cemetery with the Rev. Curtis Walkup and Doug Roakes officiating.

The family will receive friends from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Saturday, April 30, 2011 at Whitten Timberlake Chapel and at other times at the home of his daughter, Betty Martin.

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Whitten Timberlake Chapel is serving the Adams family.


  • Visitation Saturday, April 30, 2011
  • Graveside Service Sunday, May 1, 2011

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Stephanie Rowland

May 6, 2011

I am real sorry to hear about your dads passing, He was a wonderful man and I enjoyed working with him.It was a pleasure knowing all of ya'll. May God be with you in the next coming days.Please Take some comfort in knowing he's not suffering anymore... And he is Smiling down on all of Us..

Heather Hodges

May 2, 2011

Adams Family:

I am thinking about & praying for you all during this difficult time. I am Edith's granddaughter & thought a lot of Paul. He will be greatly missed. May God bless you all & provide you with comfort during this time.

Heather Hodges

The Sutherlands

May 2, 2011

Everyone who knew him knows what a great loss this is to our family, He was the best papa ever! We have wonderful memories of great fun times when we were all younger through adult hood. We love him so much and are so blessed to have had him in our lives. There are no doubts that he is resting comfortably in heaven now with granny and those who've gone before, Until we see you again, we love you papa and will always remember the love & happiness you brought into our lives. Greg, Melissa, Tyler, Brandon & Ryan Sutherland.

May 2, 2011

Bett we just heard Sunday about your Dad's passing, T. J. was very saddened by this news simply because he and mom thought so much of him . May God Bless you and keep you in this time of sorrow.
Jean Logwood & T. J. Carter

Dana Hodges

May 1, 2011

We are very sad to hear of Paul's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. May God bless you with His amazing comfort. Dana & Donnie Hodges

joyce fisher

April 30, 2011

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Janis Bedsole

April 30, 2011

The Hodges Family wishes to extend our sorrow to your family to the loss of your Dad..He was a very special part of our family and was a wonderful friend to our Mom...She will miss him so very much.
We would like to Thank You and your Dad for everything that you all did for our Mom.

Donnie Hodges, Tommie Hodges & Janis Hodges Bedsole & Husband Tom

Susie (Hogan) Drinkard

April 30, 2011

Please accept my sincerest condolences, I have very fond memories of growing up and spending time with your family, your Father was a good man and I know you will miss him dearly. Praying your faith will bring you peace.

Edith (Ray) Mann

April 30, 2011

Praying that you will find comfort in your memories and that the Lord will give you peace in the days ahead. I always considered your parents as good people and good friends.I will be thinking of you all during this difficult time.

Shirley Deen

April 29, 2011

May fond memories sustain you in this time of grief.