Michael R. Adams, 64, of Lebanon, Ore., formerly of Chillicothe Mo., passed away on June 28, 2014 at Intermountain Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Michael R. Adams, 64, of Lebanon, Ore., formerly of Chillicothe Mo., passed away on June 28, 2014 at Intermountain Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Mike was born on July 5, 1949 in Jefferson, Mo., to parents Russell and Mary Adams who, along with his brother Butch James; sisters Dorothy Cosgrove and Mary Jennings, both of Chillicothe; and his granddaughter Amelia Autry, preceded him in death. Mike lived in Chillicothe from the mid 90's until 2010 when he moved to Oregon to be closer to four of his five children and his grandchildren after surviving bladder cancer. He could often be found in his yard working on one of his many lawn mowers, or around town in the evening shooting pool. He loved to shoot pool and won many tournaments over the years. He is survived, loved and will be dearly missed by his two sisters Reta McNelly of Ark., and Phyllis Sayer of Carrollton, Mo.; his five children Michael S. Adams, Brandi Adams, Augusta "Rochelle" Adams, Brenda Adams Autry and Matthew Adams; 10 grandchildren; and 1 great-grandchild.