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Adam Carl McDonald

June 28, 1975 ~ September 21, 2021 (age 46)

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Adam Carl McDonald, age 46, of Athens passed away Tuesday September 21, 2021, at Starr Regional Medical Center.

Adam was a native of Athens and lifelong resident of McMinn County.  He is proceeded in death by daughter Amber Haley McDonald.

Adam was a member of Woodward Avenue Church of God.  He loved the Lord, enjoyed reading the Bible and would share the Gospel with everyone he met.  He worked for Madison Carpets for over 20 years.  He was also an avid guitar player and loved to sing.

Adam is survived by his loving wife Brenda Long McDonald of Athens;

Sons Justin Long of Bristol, VA and Michael Long of Fenley, OH;

Mother Amy Denise Walker Lay of Athens;

Father Carl Dean McDonald and wife Colleen, his bonus Mom, of Benton;

Sisters Sabrina Evans of Benton and Stacy McDonald of St. Petersburg, FL;

Brothers Travis McDonald of Corbin, KY and Randy Evans of Benton;

Special Nieces Alyssa Ysidro. Anna Spurlin and Melina Spurlin;

Nephews Jake Evans and Aaron Ysidro;

Several Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

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