Updated: 16 November 2006
Leslie B. Adams, age 73 of 6490 Cherrywood, Jenison, Michigan died in El Paso, Texas on June 25, 1983 after a lengthy illness. He was born in Porter Township, Van Buren County on December 17, 1909 and graduated from Marcellus High School in 1930. He farmed the family farm until 1955 when they moved to Jenison. In 1940 he married Mildred Snow who survives. He was employed by the Michigan Tractor Co. until his retirement. Surviving besides his wife are Dan and Pam Adams of Hudsonville, Marilyn and Randy Little of Allendale and grandchildren, Kerry, Tim, Tony and Todd, a brother Dr. U.M. Adams of Marcellus and sister Dorothy Morse of Kalamazoo. Funeral services were held from the Posthumus, Matthysse Funeral Home in Grandville with Pastor R. Lee Buer officiating. Interment was in Georgetown Cemetery. Memorial contributions were made to the Emphysema Society.