James Oliver (J.O.) Adams, age 95 passed away from natural causes on November 9, 2019. Survived by daughters, Pat (Richard) Kieffer, Eagleville and Judy West, Bible Grove, IL.; sons Richard Gary (Janie) Adams, Christiania and Oliver Keith Adams, Nashville. He had 7 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. Preceded in death by wife, Rubye Harris Adams and parents Ernie and Nora Adams as well as 9 brothers and sisters.
Mr. Adams was a retired trucker having driven primarily for Ryder/PIE trucklines. Prior to being a truck driver he was a farmer in Giles County. Mr. Adams was a member of Cason Lane church of Christ in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be conducted 1 pm Thursday, November 14 at the Murfreesboro Funeral Home, 145 Innsbrooke Blvd. Visitation with the family will be from 10 am to 1 pm the day of the funeral. Interment will be at Mars Hill Cemetery in Marshall County.