James G. Adair

LINCOLN — James G. Adair, 87, of Lincoln, passed away on Friday, March 17, 2023, at his home, surrounded by his family.

Graveside services for Mr. Adair will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2023, at 2 p.m. at the Union Cemetery, in Waynesville.

Cremation rites have been accorded.

James G. Adair was born on December 2, 1935, in Waynesville, the son of Robert Gilmore and Alberta Pearl Gelsthorpe Adair. He was united in marriage to Joyce Langley on July 31, 1954. She preceded him in death on June 18, 1979. He later married Betty Mearida Redman on January 1, 1980. She survives.

Also surviving are his children, Debbie Adair, Bob (Amy) Adair, Rhonda (Dave) Westerfield, Terry (Camille) Redman, and Steven Redman; one sister, Jane (Gene) Bryson; eleven grandchildren, Teresa McLane, Justin Adair, James (Crystal) Adair, Adam (Brooke) Davis, Matthew Westerfield, Tim (Melissa) Westerfield, Echo (Rob) Staton, Charleah (James) Thompson, Logan Redman, Samantha Redman, and Joseph Redman; several great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchldren.

Jim graduated from the Waynesville High School in 1954. He retired from Cutler Hammer, Inc.

Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Logan County or the American Lung Association.

Peasley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.