News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 17, 2013

Randall H. Adams


TERRE HAUTE — Randall H. Adams, 56, of West Terre Haute, passed away at 6:28 a.m. Sunday,  Jan. 13, 2013, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He was a truck driver for many years and had been employed with C.A.T. Trucking, Lynn Trucking, and Speedway International. He was born Jan. 30, 1956, in Danville, Ill., to Charles Arvel Adams and Thelma June Shute Adams.

Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Jacqueline L. Daughtery Adams, whom he married on June 9, 1979, at Emmanuel United Methodist Church in West Terre Haute; a daughter, Jamie Adams-Kemper and her husband Jerry of Evansville; a son, Christopher R. Adams of West Terre Haute; a sister, Barbara Tharp of Atlanta; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Don and Judy Daugherty of Terre Haute; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Randy was a car enthusiast and had been a long time member of the Buick Gran Sport Club Indiana Chapter. He also enjoyed driving his jeep. He was a graduate of West Vigo High School class of 1974.

Funeral services for Randy will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, in Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 N. Third St., in West Terre Haute, with the Revs. Colleen Harden and Mike Baker officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, memorial contributions may be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association of Indiana or the Will Center with envelopes available in the funeral home.