William “Billy” Butler Adams, Jr.

May 31, 1941 ‒ June 30, 2018

Marion, Ohio

William “Billy” Butler Adams, Jr., age 77, of Marion passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Marion Pointe.

Billy was born in Marion, Ohio on May 31, 1941 to the late William Butler and Dorothy (Spears) Adams.   Billy grew up in the Bronx, New York and spent much of his adult life in California.  Billy moved to Marion in 1990 to be closer to his sister and her family.

Billy worked for UCLA Harbor Medical Center in Torrance, California as a custodian. He enjoyed playing cards and could beat anyone in a game of dominos.  Billy’s outgoing personality coupled with his prankster disposition made him the life of any party.

Billy is survived by sister, Wilma Jones; children, Rodney Adams and Rosalind Adams-Taylor, and seven grandchildren.

Billy was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Ruth Adams.

A 1 pm memorial service will be held in Billy’s honor at Christ Missionary Baptist Church on Saturday, July 7, 2018.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to serve Billy’s family.  Online condolences and memories may be expressed by visitingwww.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.