Albert ‘Al’ Adams

ADAMS, Albert “Al,” passed away peacefully with his wife Janice, by his side, after a long and brave battle with cancer on Tuesday, August 6, 2013.

Before retiring to Hixson, TN, in 1997, he served his country for 20 years in the USAF.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Gwen Buhk, of OK.

Al is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Janice (Shellenburg) Adams; sister, Helen Flinn of WV; nieces, Vicky (Mike) Ford of OH, Kelley Freeman of Chattanooga; nephew, Clinton (Gail) Ringwald of OK; brother-in-law, Jerry (Cathye) Shellenburg of Chattanooga; several great- nieces and nephews; special friend, Sue Cahill and family of Chattanooga.

Graveside services were officiated by Rev. Scott Kimball at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

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Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory & Florist, North Chapel.