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John Coleman "J.C" Adams

of Little Rock, AR, 1937 - 2014

JOHN COLEMAN "J.C." ADAMS of Little Rock, died on June 18, 2014 at the age of 77. He was born to Barney and Alma Fowler Adams in Friendship, Ark. He grew up and graduated from Ouachita High School and came to Little Rock and met his wife-to-be, Myra Nelle Lee Adams. They were married on May 30, 1961 and enjoyed 53 years together. J.C. loved his job driving a truck for Safeway Stores and drove over 2 million miles without an accident. He was a proud member of the Local Teamsters Union 878. He was a quiet Christian man who loved God and was a member of Little Rock First Church of the Nazarene.
Preceding his death were his parents; and three sisters, Hazel Hardage, Barney Lou May and Kathleen Batchelor. He is survived by his wife, Myra; sons Scott (Kay) and Robert (Dawn); five grandchildren, Abby, Daniel, Colin, Luke and Claire; two sisters, Mildred Smith and Mary Frances Carver; his only brother, Paul Adams; as well as, numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends. He will be extremely missed.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, June 23, 2014 at 11 a.m. at First Church of the Nazarene, 1200 N. Mississippi, Little Rock. Arrangements by Roller-Chenal Funeral Home, 13801 Chenal Parkway, Little Rock (501) 224-8300. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hearts and Hooves, 2308 Kellogg Acres Rd., Sherwood, Ark. 72120. Online guestbook:

Published June 22, 2014

Roller-Chenal Funeral Home
13801 Chenal Parkway, Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-224-8300