Salutee for January 2016

JOHN THOMAS "Sonny" ADAMS,

Private, U. S. Army, Korea


Born:  June 12, 1933 at Saxe, Charlotte County, VA., the son of  Chesley Albert "Chessie" and Pearl May "Pearlie Mae" Newcomb Adams,  Along with his seven brothers and sisters, he grew up and was educated in the public school system of Charlotte County.

Served:  He entered the U. S. Army service on May 20, 1955 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri and served in Korea.

Died:  November 25, 1982 in Prince Edward County, VA., and is buried at Lebanon United Methodist Church Cemetery, Charlotte County, VA.