Home » Past Obituaries » Alfred Armstrong Adams VI

Alfred Armstrong Adams VI

A private family graveside service for Mr. Alfred Armstrong Adams VI will be 11:00 A.M. Thursday, April 25, 2024, at Cedar Grove Cemetery with Steve Wheeley officiating.  Visitation will be Wednesday 4-7 PM at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.  Pallbearers: Will Adams, Stanley Bryan, Tom Clemmons, Jeff Butler, Doug Wallace, David Thorne, and Josh Robey.

Mr. Adams, age 69 of Lebanon passed away Thursday, April 18, 2024, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.

A seventh generation Tennessean, Fred was a gentleman farmer who lived on the family’s Century Farm in the Laguardo community of Wilson County.  He was the son of the late Alfred A. Adams V and JoAnne Cook Adams.  He attended Castle Heights Military Academy, Lebanon High School, and Martin Methodist College.  A connoisseur of fine botanicals, Fred loved the outdoors, hiking, and biking, spending time at the lake with family and friends and was a big fan of the University of Tennessee football.

He is survived by his loving wife Jan Adams; his chosen daughter, Carly Davis; a brother and sister-in-law, Joe & Kathy Adams; nephew, Will Adams; niece, Amy Harpalani and their children.

In lieu of flowers the family request donations be directed to the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME of Lebanon (615) 444-2142   www.ligonbobo.com

Messages for the Family

  1. Ellen Watson James says:
    I am so sorry to learn of Fred’s passing.
  2. Bob Elkin says:
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers for all family.
  3. Buddy & Karen Krattinger Morrow says:
    FredFred, knowing you for the last 30 years has enriched our lives with laughter, love and fun. I miss you already. We give you our promise that we’ll be there for JanJan &
    Carly – your true loves.
  4. David Phillips says:
    Sorry to hear this he was one of our classmates of 1973. I remember having a few classes with him.
  5. Haywood Barry says:
    So sorry for your loss. My condolences to his family and friends. May Fred Rest in Peace.
  6. Sharon Williams Porterfield says:
    Condolences to the family. I remember Fred from our younger days at First Presbyterian Church.
  7. Nick Rongione says:
    Barb and I are saddened by your loss.
  8. Maria Cosman says:
    Our condolences to you and your family❤️
  9. Hank Williams says:
    Hank Williams
  10. Hank Williams says:
    Claim your wings old friend. Now you know the mysteries.
  11. Bill Waters, Beaufort, South Carolina says:
    Rest in Peace Fred.