OBITUARY

Ray Adams

June 24, 1942August 10, 2013
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Ray Adams, 71, died Saturday, August 10, 2013, in his residence.

He was born in Gueydan, was raised in Kaplan, and had been a resident of Vinton for the last 33 years. Ray enjoyed watching western movies, working in his yard, taking care of his "Caddy", and especially enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving on the USS Hancock and he retired as an insulator with Local 112. He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Vinton. Ray will be dearly missed by his friends at the Pitt Grill whom he loved to entertain with his wonderful sense of humor.

Survivors include his wife, Melba Adams; three children, Johnny Ray Adams and Carol Denise Turner, and Courtney Dionne Guillory and husband, Tommy; Aaron Turner; grandchildren, Jessi Lemoine and husband, Zachary, Savannah Turner, Whitney Adams, Quinn Turner, and Dannah Adams; great-granddaughter, Gracelynn Lemoine, and a great-grandson on the way, Colby Lemoine.

His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday, August 12, in Emmanuel Baptist Church in Vinton. The Rev. Gerard Little will officiate. Burial will be in Big Woods Cemetery in Edgerly under the direction of Hixson Funeral Home of Vinton. Visitation is from 3-9 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. until the time of service Monday, all in the church.

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, August 11, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, August 12, 2013
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Ronald Babineaux

August 12, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family .

Carolyn Robinson

August 12, 2013

To the Adams family, I am very sorry for the loss of Mr Ray. I never had the privilege of meeting him, I know his son Johnny. I do know that when Johnny spoke of him it was with great pride and affection. Peace be with all of you in the days ahead. God bless you all.
Carolyn Robinson

Re Deana Shaver

August 12, 2013

Mrs. Turner, I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for comfort in knowing where your daddy is; and for peace in the coming days. God Bless you and your family Turing your heartbreaking times. In Gods Love- Re Deana Shaver

August 11, 2013

God bless Ray Adams and his family. Our prayers and heartfelt thoughts are with the family and friends in this time of sorrow and celebration!

Ken Lewis

August 11, 2013

God bless Ray Adams and his family. Our prayers and heartfelt thoughts are with the family and friends in this time of sorrow and celebration!

Jeff Duhon

August 11, 2013

Our prayers go out to the family

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