Bobby Ray AdamsGREENVILLE, KY., — Bobby Ray Adams, 83, of Greenville passed away Wednesday afternoon, February 6, 2019 at 2pm at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Owensboro, KY. Bob was born June 8, 1935 in Christian County, Kentucky. Bob retired from Peabody Coal after 42 years of mining. He was recognized as 1988 Blaster of the Year by Austin Powder.

Bob was preceded in death by his daughter Sandra Ray Adams Smith.

He is survived by his wife of over 60 years Nancy Cansler Adams, son Mark (Shari) Adams of Central City, son-in-law Kruse Smith, grandchildren Justin Smith of Lexington, Leslie (Drew) Charters of West Lafayette, IN., twin great- granddaughters Chloe and Claire, Derek (Courtney) Adams of Nolensville, TN., ‘greats’ Harvey, Sully and Ginny Rose, Savannah Smith Mercer of Birmingham, AL., great-granddaughter Ella Ray Mercer, 1 sister Wanda Adams Cranor of Crofton KY.

Funeral services will be Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 2pm at Crofton Christian Church in Crofton, KY with Rev. Rick Loader officiating assisted by Ronnie Cornelius and Willie Renshaw. Burial will follow at Ridgetop Cemetery in Crofton.

Visitation will be Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 5pm - 8pm at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City and Sunday after 1pm at Crofton Christian Church.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Crofton Christian Church, 175 E Mill St, Crofton, KY 42217. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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