William Adams

Born: Mon., Apr. 22, 1935
Died: Mon., Apr. 18, 2016


10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 22, 2016
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Fri., Apr. 22, 2016
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries


William Carl Adams, 80 of Shelbyville, IN passed away on Monday, April 18, 2016, at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis IN.

Carl was Born April 22, 1935 in Letcher County, KY.  He was the son of Burzillia Adams and Martha (Kincer) Adams.

He married Carol Ruth Gobel on December 31, 1959 and she survives.

Other survivors include his daughter Sherry (Adams) Zamora, son-in-law James Zamora and grandson Christopher Zamora of Shelbyville, IN, his son Kenneth Landry Adams and daughter-in-law Haydee Adams of Indianapolis, IN, and grand children Whitney Adams of Shelbyville, Tiffany Adams of New York City, Melissa DeJesus of Hermosa Beach, CA, and Frabricio DeJesus of Indianapolis.

Surviving brothers include Norman Adams, FL, and Astor Adams, AZ,

Mr. Adams was preceded in death by his parents, 1 sister and 2 brothers.

Mr. Adams attended Evangelical United Methodist Church.  He was a former employee of Indiana Bell (Ameritech).  He enjoyed traveling and fishing, however his most treasured moments were spent with his family and grandchildren.

Visitation will be Friday, April 22, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville, IN 46176. Funeral service will follow at noon at the funeral home with Reverend

Tony Meads and Reverend Harvey Weaver officiating.

Burial will be in Asbury Cemetery Morristown IN.

Memorial contributions may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131

Funeral Directors Greg, Sheila and Stuart Parks are honored to conduct the services for Mr. Adams.

Online condolences may be shared at www.murphyparks.com.


Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Thomas Thompson
   Posted Wed April 20, 2016

MONET'S GARDEN  BASKET was sent by Tom and Liz.

In remembrance of a wonderful man. Our heartfelt sympathies. Tom and Liz

Paul Dean Adams
   Posted Thu April 21, 2016
The "Class of '54" sends our condolences to your family in the loss of one of our classmates....

Copyright © 2019 Murphy-Parks Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |