Jerry Howard Adams Sr., 82 of Harrisville, died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, in Carehaven of Pleasants, Belmont, WV.

He was born March 24, 1939, in Harrisville, a son of the late Maxine Nutter Caplinger.  He had been a gatherer at Mid-Atlantic Glass for 43 years.  He was a member of First Apostolic Church, Harrisville.  He loved cars and trucks and working on them, being outdoors, fishing, hunting, archery, camping, hiking, traveling out West, spending time with family and helping anyone in need.

Surviving are two sons, Jerry H. Adams Jr. (June) and Alan B. Adams (Missy), all of Cairo; grandchildren, Jason Adams (Rebecca) and Andrew Adams (Brittany); and great-grandchildren, Alana Adams, Katie Adams, Landyn Adams and McKinlee Adams.

A graveside service was held Tuesday, Sept. 21, at Mt. Harmony Masonic Cemetery, Pennsboro, with Pastor Dave Simons officiating.  

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