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Allen W. Adams

Obituary Date: Saturday, April 18, 2015

Allen W. Adams (A.W.) age 87 Formerly of Sky Valley, passed away April 18, 2015.

A.W. was born in Dublin, GA. He was the son of the late Wyriott and Kathleen Adams.


He was long time resident on Rabun county. He was president and CEO of former Bank of Clayton, now Regions Bank, and was mayor of Sky Valley 3 terms. He was a WWII veteran serving in the United States Navy, and he was Board of Directors of Georgia Mountain Regional Economic Development Commission.


He was preceded in death by his parents 2 brothers, and one sister and his first of twenty six years, wife Glenn Methvin Adams.


He is survived by his wife of 34 years Diane Smith Adams, four children Kathleen (Dan) Keller, Allen (Jan) Adams, Thomas (Dana) Adams, Samuel Adams, Step son Scott (Barbara) Scobey, sister Sarah Lanier, 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.


The family will receive friends at Beck Funeral Home Wednesday April 22, 2015 from 10A.M. until 11A.M with Funeral service to follow at the Chapel of Beck Funeral Home at 11A.M.


 In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Sid Weber Memorial Cancer Fund P.O. Box 485 Rabun Gap, Georgia 30568.


Beck Funeral Home, in Clayton, Georgia, is in charge of the arrangements. If there are any questions, please call 706-782-9599. An online Memorial Register Book is available at

Funeral Date
04/22/2015 at 11:53PM
Funeral Home
Beck Funeral Home