- July 13, 1950 - December 29, 2016
- Tate, Georgia
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Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home
Hoy Glenn Adams, age 66, of Tate, Georgia passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2016. Mr. Adams was born on July 13, 1950 in Savannah, TN to the late Hoy and Roxy Adams.
Glenn spent time in the Army serving our country during the Vietnam War. After his time devoted to our country, he continued to serve his community as a firefighter. Glenn spent 23 years with the city of Atlanta Fire Department where he earned his way up the ranks to Captain. After retirement from the City of Atlanta Fire Department, he continued helping others by volunteering with CUE Center for Missing Persons and other agencies to help locate missing and endangered people. His efforts help to save many lives and locate numerous missing persons. He loved fishing and outdoor adventures with his kids and grandkids.
Along with his parents, Glenn is preceded in death by his brother Willard Eugene Adams.
Mr. Adams is survived by his son, Roman Glenn Adams; daughter, Stormi Kenney, son in law, Robert Kenney; his grandchildren, Adam Austin, Skyler Gray, Sawyer Gray, Victoria Adams, Madelyn Adams, and Ansley Kenney; and his siblings, Stephen Dale Adams, Kathy Darlene Adams, Sherry Elaine Adams, and Dianne Adams.
A memorial service to honor the life of Mr. Adams will be held at two o'clock in the afternoon on Sunday, January 8, 2016 from the chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home.
Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from twelve o'clock to two o'clock in the afternoon on Sunday, January 8, 2016 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to CUE for Missing Persons, in his honor at P.O. Box 12714, Wilmington, NC 28405, www.ncmissingpersons.org.
Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, 2950 N. Cobb Pkwy Kennesaw, GA 30152, 770-422-7299, has charge of arrangements for Mr. Hoy Glenn Adams.