Gary Lynn Adair

Born: Wed., Jul. 23, 1952
Died: Tue., Feb. 13, 2007

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Gary Lynn Adair, age 55, of Greensboro, Georgia, died Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at his residence. Born in Mingo County, Matewan, West Virginia on July 23, 1952 he was the son of Helen Marie Boyd Hayden of Greensboro, GA and the late Johnny Adair, Sr. He graduated from North Marion High School in Florida and Cummins Diesel Engine School. He was an expert diesel mechanic and worked at several places including Capital City and Pennington Seed in Madison. He loved working with his hands and preaching the Gospel. He enjoyed going to auctions, flea markets and shopping for antiques. He was a founding member of Charity Old Regular Baptist Church where he served as the assistant moderator.

In addition to his mother, Helen Hayden and step father Roy Hayden of Greensboro, GA, he is survived by his wife, Terri Young Adair of Greensboro, GA; four daughters, Nicole Mowery and husband Ricky of Ocala, FL, Nancy Reid and husband Tim of Ocala, FL, Faith Oliver and husband Billy of Pittsview, AL and Kayla Adair of Augusta, GA; three sisters, Sue Adair of Skipperville, AL, Nancy Brooks of Vero Beach, FL and Sandy Adair of Ocala, FL; two step sisters, Laurie Guerra of Tampa, FL and April Leda of Tampa, FL; a brother, Johnny Adair Jr. of Greensboro, GA; a step brother, Rick M. Hayden, of Tennessee; fifteen grandchildren and a number of other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. at Charity Old Regular Baptist Church in Greensboro with Elder William Adair Sr. and Elder Richard Lowe officiating. Interment services will follow at the Church Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers are Zachary Adair, Chris Adair, Johnny Adair Jr., and Billy Oliver. The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m to 7:00 p.m. Friday night at Charity Old Regular Baptist Church. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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William Adair
   Posted Wed February 14, 2007
I love you and still praying for you all.

damon walker
   Posted Fri February 16, 2007
So sorry for your loss. Gary was a real friend and he will be greatly missed by our entire community. We know he is in better hands now . Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you. Damon, Jim and David.

   Posted Fri February 16, 2007
Dear Teri, First let me say we are so sorry to hear of Gary's death, we loved him a lot and will surely miss him and that big grin. Our hearts and love goes out to you and the family, wish we could be with you at this time and try to help easy your pain,sorry we can't be, but hope Rodney is a help ,one of our best. We have you in our prayer and you have our love as always. Our Sincere Sympathy is with you and the family....... Love and Prayers Betty & Raymond Jr.

Charles and Wanda Scott
   Posted Fri February 16, 2007
We are so sorry for your loss. God gives Grace when we need it most.

Raymond W Kru Boyd
   Posted Sat February 17, 2007
Terry and the Girls, We have had you in our thoughts and prayers.Gary was a light to so many in this world.If you need anything please call us.We are only a phone call away.Terry, Hang in there and remember we are thinking of You and your family.Noone else can relieve or know the suffering but you.But we love you all and share your sorrow. Love You Kru, Libby and the girls

Bronita Slone
   Posted Sat February 17, 2007
Terri and Family, I'm so sorry for your loss. We loved Bro. Gary very much and want you to know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love from us all, The Slone Family Hattie, Sharon (Jimmy), Della ( (Eddie), Bronita, Delinda (Ed), Randy (Dian and Jordan), Leo, and Rodney

Dr. Rodney D. Slone
   Posted Sat February 17, 2007
Brother Gary was a wonderful person who will be greatly missed.

Hobert Hamilton
   Posted Mon February 19, 2007
Sending our sympathies to the family we have lost a good brother he will be greatly missed by so many. With our love and prayers, Hobert, Nancy, Ronnie, Robert,Leonard Hamilton

James & Brooksie Spencer
   Posted Tue February 20, 2007
Sending our love and prayers to your family. With Love, The Spencer family

The Hubbard
   Posted Wed February 21, 2007
We were very sorry to hear about the passing of Gary. He was a very good man. Our son was in his tiger cub scout pack at UPE. Our prayers go out to you and your family in this time of heartache and sorrow.

Melanie Aultman
   Posted Mon February 26, 2007
I would like to extend my sympathy to the entire family and let you know that others are thinking of you at this difficult time.