Van Adams, age 73, of Cadiz, KY, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2011, at Shady Lawn Nursing Center in Cadiz, KY. Mr. Van Adams was a member of Rocky Ridge Baptist Church. He was a retired jailor for Trigg County. He is survived by his Daughter & Son-In-Law Belinda & Harry Whisman, Cadiz, KY, Son & Daughter-In-Law Tony & Pam Adams, Cadiz, KY, Two Grandchildren Paul Shane Knight & Cody Thomas Adams. He was preceded in death by his Parents Pruitt & Minnie Global Mitchell Adams, Brother Herschel Adams, Six Sisters Mary Outlaw, Lucille Vervarb, Agnes Francis, Eileen Kirby, Hettie Crossman & Nell Thomas.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends after 4:00 PM on Sunday, May 22, 2011. Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Monday, May 23, 2011 with the Reverend Norman Cotton officiating. Burial will follow at East End Cemetery in Cadiz, KY. Memorial Contributions can be made to the Trigg County Humane Society PO Box 2050, Cadiz, KY 42211.