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James Oneal Adams

May 6, 1952 — March 1, 2021

James Oneal Adams, of Covington, passed away Monday, March 1, 2021, at the age of 68. Mr. Adams was a Police Officer for the City of Covington where he later worked in their I.T. department. He enjoyed being a homebody, working outside in his garden, and had a special place in his heart for animals. Mr. Adams was preceded in death by his grandparents who raised him, Ollie and Nettie Adams.

Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 40 years, Melinda Adams; brothers, Danial Adams, Nick Nixon; as well as several nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Visitation for Mr. Adams will be held Sunday, March 14, 2021, at the Chapel of Caldwell & Cowan, 1215 Access Road, in Covington, from 2:00 – 4:00 P.M.

CDC guidelines recommend social distancing (6 feet apart) and wearing of masks while in public.  Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home requests that you observe these recommendations while in our funeral home attending visitations and/or services.  In addition, gatherings are limited to 50 persons or less in our facility at one time.  Please honor these restrictions for the safety of the family, yourself, and our staff.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James Oneal Adams, please visit our flower store.

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Sunday, March 14, 2021

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