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William L. Adams

August 20, 1935 October 10, 2018
William L. Adams
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Dr. William L. Adams, age 83, of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 in Mt. Vernon.

He was born on August 20, 1935 in Mt. Vernon, Kentucky one of the two sons born to the late Roscoe Adams and Mary Lawrence Adams.

While providing compassionate and excellent care for the area animals, he became well known throughout the area communities as “Doc” or “Doc Adams”. He and his late wife Lillian “Lil” established the Adams Veterinary Clinic in Mt. Vernon and offered their services further by providing affordable and reasonable medical care for over 30 years. Doc became well known for his dedicated service to the profession of Veterinary Medicine and was honored to have the road in which he lived and worked named after him.

Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife; Lillian Dion Adams, whom he married on March 6, 1956 in Berea, Kentucky and his brother; John “Jack” Adams.

Doc is survived by his nephews; John Adams of Connecticut and William Adams of Vermont, special friends; Anita White of Somerset and Mark Persons of Mt. Vernon and a host of other relatives and many friends and constituents. He will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him.

A complete obituary and final arrangements will announced soon.

Somerset Undertaking Co. is in charge of arrangements.

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