James Anthony Adams

March 26, 2014

Mr. James Anthony Adams, II, 41, of Elberton passed away Monday, March 24, 2014 at his home.

Anthony was born in Elberton, GA, on May 20, 1972. He was a graduate of Elbert County Comprehensive High School and Anderson College. He was the owner/operator of Gold Eagle Quarries and a longtime member of the Elberton Granite Association. He was an avid fisherman and loved both fresh water and deep sea fishing. His other passion was aviation and was licensed to fly airplanes and helicopters.

He is survived by his father James Anthony “Tony” Adams, Sr. and his partner Melanie Adkins of Carrabelle, Florida; his mother Gloria Ray Adams of Elberton; sisters Natalie Byers of Simpsonville, SC, Laura Bietzel and her husband Mark of Simpsonville, SC; special girlfriend Dana Holcomb and her daughter Abbey Crook. He also is survived by several nieces and nephews and his faithful companion kitty Campbell.

A memorial service celebrating his life will be held on Saturday, March 29th, 2014, in The Chapel of Hicks Funeral Home with the Reverend Gary Purvis officiating. A time of visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Funeral Home just prior to the service.

You may leave the family condolences online at www.hicksfuneral.com.