By: Paul AdkinsSports Editor
March 23, 2013
BARNABUS, W.Va. — Woodrow “Woody” Adams, 64, of Barnabus, departed this life Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at CAMC General Division in Charleston.
Born July 13, 1948, at Harts, he was a son of the late Carl and Virginia Booth Adams England. Also preceding him in death were four brothers, Tennis, Grover, Daniel and Eldridge Adams, and one sister, Opal Toppings.
Woody was a first responder and a member of the Omar Area Crime Watch, a retired coal miner, and a member of the New Life Freewill Baptist Church at Rossmore.
Survivors include his loving wife, Diana Sue Neace Adams; two sons, Joshua Bailey of Logan and Charles Adams of North Carolina; two daughters, Gwendolyn Deskins and Crystal Collier Meade, both of Logan; four brothers, Larry Adams of Centerville, Iowa, Willard and Jerry Adams, both of Logan, and Robert Adams of Mt. Olive; three sisters, Florence DeHart and Pauline Collins, both of Cow Creek, and Silvia DeHart of Hudson, N.C., and nine grandchildren, Alexis Paige Collier, Ally Brooke Maynard, Ciara “Doodle” Collier, Cody Joseph Maynard, Chance Ryan Maynard, Chase Anthony Maynard, Dawson James Maynard, Tucker Isaiah Meade and Kyleigh Chae Meade.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 25, at New Life Freewill Baptist Church with pastor Mansfield Dameron officiating. Burial will follow in Chauncey Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Aaron Deskins, Steven Neace, Danny Adkins, David Neace, John Justice, and Josh Bailey.
Honorary pallbearers are Cody Adkins and Travis Bryant.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Condolences may be left at www.collinsfuneralhomewv.com
Collins Funeral Home of Switzer is in charge of arrangements.