Welborn "Chip" Lawrence Adams III

Thursday January 11, 1979 - Thursday March 5, 2020
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Welborn Lawrence Adams III “Chip”, 41, of Lexington, Kentucky passed away March 5, 2020 at 1:15 in the morning. He was born in Fayette County on January 11, 1979 to Patty Adams Hanna and the late, Welborn Lawrence Adams Jr.
Chip was a member of the Riverview Baptist Church. He was a 1997 graduate of Harrison County High School. Chip graduated from Durham Beauty School with a diploma in Cosmetology in 2012. He was employed by the University of Kentucky Medical Center for fourteen years and a self-employed cosmetologist.
Besides his father, he is preceded in death by his brother, Larry Douglas Adams; grandparents, Welborn L. Sr. and Sarah Adams, Merrill and Ruth Northcutt and Bill and Juanita Wellbrock.
Chip is survived by his mother and her husband, Charles as well as his husband, James Barker Adams; a sister, Julie (Richard) Dailey; a brother, David (Heather) Adams; nephews, Donovan, Isaac and Frazier Dailey; a niece, Angela Gable; his father and mother in law, James and Barbara Barker and his sister in law, Gabriella Barker.
A funeral service will be conducted at Ware Funeral Home on Monday, March 9th at 1:00 PM by Greg Horn and Katie DuVall Pryor. A visitation will be held at Ware Funeral Home on Sunday, March 8th from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM. Burial will be held private in Pythian Grove Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or to Bluegrass Care Navigators, 1317 US Highway 62 E, Cynthiana, Kentucky 41031 or to the Unity Christian Church Building Fund, 5848 KY Highway 36 W, Cynthiana, Kentucky 41031. View and sign the guestbook at
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Kenny Adkins

Posted at 07:29pm
So very sorry for your loss.

Posted at 05:56am
Patty and family: Keeping you and all your family in our prayers Robert and Jacqueline Storey

Gwen Fannin and Vickie Frisby

Posted at 10:15am
Chip was a beautiful soul with a positive light that we were lucky to call friend. We will cherish our memories forever. Love. Gwen F. and Vickie F.
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Posted at 08:32am
Jimmee, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Our deepest sympathy. Gist, Anthony, Joe, Sharon and all of your McDonald's family.
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Love Jim

Posted at 12:34am
This is your special day. And its the last time I will be able to send you flowers. You'll never know how much I love you. To the moon and back!
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