Mr. Edgar Lattimi Adams, age 94, of Thomaston, died Friday, Jan. 13, 2023, at his residence in Thomaston.
Mr. Adams was born April 19, 1928, in Upson County, to the late Edgar Brown Adams and the late Florence Wilson Adams. He served his country in the U.S. Army Air Force in Japan, Guam, and the Philippines. Mr. Adams was a 1952 graduate of Gordon Military College, then went on to work for Orkin for many years.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Hamlett Adams.
Survivors include his daughters, Terri Anderson of Thomaston, Bonnie (Kim) Watkins of Zebulon, and Lisa (Mike) Hammond of Fayetteville; son, Brad (Christy) Adams of Thomaston; sisters, Bobbie Sandefur of Thomaston and Essie Sims of Riverdale; grandchildren, Caley (Dylan) Pitts, Eric Anderson, Alicia Anderson, Austin Adams, Anna Adams, Claire Watkins, Reece Watkins, Cole Watkins, Sarah Hammond, Rachel Hammond; great-grandchild, J.J. Hong; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Sunday, Jan. 15, from the chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. Burial followed at Crystal Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Gideon International at P.O. Box 1034, Thomaston, GA 30286.
You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with Mr. Adams’ family by visiting the Coggins Funeral Home website at cogginsfuneralhome.com. Coggins Funeral Home in Thomaston had the privilege of being entrusted with arrangements.