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Obituary: Corbie Adams, Punta Gorda, Fla.

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Corbie Adams, formerly of Columbus, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012 in Punta Gorda, Florida.

Mr. Adams retired from Cummins Engine Company in Columbus.

He was born Sept. 9, 1919, in Quincy, IL, the son of Edwin and Della Hanks Adams.

The funeral will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Friday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope. Calling will be Friday from 12:00 p.m until service time. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Mr. Adams is survived by children, David (Gloria) Adams of Arcadia, FL, Larry (Gloria) Adams of Franklin, Joseph Adams of Arcadia, FL, Melody (Eric) Shinner of Port Charlotte, FL, Chrystal (Michael) Osinoski of Largo, FL, and Stephen (Kathy) Adams of Jamestown, TN; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Mr. Adams was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Anna Mae Adams; sisters, Doris Cozad, Sadie Adams and Marie Gordanier; and a brother, Edward Adams.

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