Charles Edward Adams was born in Murphy, North Carolina to Harry Lee and Rosia Mae Adams on October 13, 1927. He was one of 5 children. Charlie passed away peacefully in his Farmington Hills, Michigan home under the gentle care of his family and Gentiva Hospice on June 25, 2013 at the age of 85.
He was the beloved husband of the late Jane for 55 years until she passed away before him on March 20, 2013. Selfless and devoted father of Michael (Denise), Ken, John (Layla) and Christina "TinaBug". Loving "Papa" of Ken Jr., Dawn (Nick), Scott (Jen), Ryan, Johnny, and Justin.Dear Great-grandpa of Leah, Nathan, Aryanna and Lukas.
Survived by his brothers; Steven and Paul. Predeceased by his brother Berlin and his sister Shirley.
Charles was an auto-mechanic who proudly served in the United States Army during WWII. He had a great sense of humor and was always laughing and joking. He was rarely seen without a smile on his face. Charlie was a kind man who will be missed deeply by all who knew and loved him.
The family will celebrate Charlie's life privately. Please leave a message of condolence or share a treasured memory in the guest book located on this web page.