Kenneth Dale Adams, 75, a lifetime Buena Vista area resident, passed away July 1, 2013 in Rushville after a long illness.
He was born Jan. 29, 1938 in Franklin County to Clarence and Jessie (Noah) Adams. He married Barbara Ann Smith Dec. 7, 1961; she preceded him in death June 30, 2002.
Kenny worked many years at Philco Ford in Connersville. He drove a school bus for 17 years and he also farmed. He was a member of Buena Vista Christian Church and Rushville Eagles Aire #2036. He was enlisted in the National Guard from 1956 to 1964.
Kenny is survived by a sister, Linda L. Anderson of Buena Vista; a niece, Terry L. and husband John Bockover of Buena Vista; and nephews, Tim Peters of Laurel and Tony Peters of Rushville. He is also survived by several great- and great-great nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, Kenny was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Duane Anderson.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Moster Mortuary, Rushville, where friends are welcome to visit from noon until time of service Wednesday. Rev. John Johnson will preside. Burial will be in Stipps Hill Cemetery.