David MacKenzie Adams
Visitation will be held at MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow on Monday October 23, 2023 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM.
Graveside Service held at Greenhill Cemetery, Lucknow on Tuesday October 24, 2023 at 1:00 PM.

Greenhill Cemetery, Lucknow.
In Memory of
David MacKenzie Adams
September 26th, 1952 - October 20th, 2023

Place of Death

Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario.


It is with great sadness that the family of Dave Adams, of Kinloss Township, announce his passing on Friday October 20th at the age of 71. Dave will be dearly missed by his Mother Pauline Adams, his sisters Andrea Pettigrew of Winnipeg, Carolyn Smith of St. Thomas, Mary Lou and John Stewart of Blyth, Janet Watterworth and Duncan MacPherson of Goderich, Colleen and Terry Zinn of Ashfield Township, along with his many treasured nieces and nephews and their families.

Dave was predeceased by his father Robert Adams, his brother John Adams and his brothers-in-law Ken Pettigrew and Reg (Mac) Watterworth.

He will also be deeply missed by his two dogs, Lenny & Sarah.


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  Wingham & District Hospital Foundation

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Message from Doug Ward.2023-10-29 17:43:18
My deepest sympathies Pauline and family
Message from Sheila Clarke and Family2023-10-24 22:41:52
Our sincere sympathies to Pauline and family. Loss of a son, loss of a brother, leaves an empty space that will also remain. with caring, in such a difficult time.
Message from Dan Ryan2023-10-24 20:10:13
Please accept my condolences to the entire Adams family.
Message from Dan Ryan2023-10-24 07:06:54
Please accept my condolences to the entire Adams family.
Message from Anita Frayne2023-10-24 02:29:36
Colleen and Terry: I am sorry for your loss and would like to offer you my condolences. Anita Frayne
Message from Jim Cranston2023-10-23 20:04:41
So sorry to hear of Dave's passing, he was a good friend and I will miss him
Message from Ken & Mary Phillips2023-10-23 18:51:32
Our sincere condolences Colleen and Terry, MaryLou and John, and Adams family on the loss of David.
Message from Dan Ryan2023-10-23 15:36:13
Please accept my condolences to the entire Adams family.
Message from Dan Ryan2023-10-23 07:32:38
Please accept my condolences to the entire Adams family.
Message from EVelyn Gaunt2023-10-23 05:42:10
I am sorry to learn of David's passing and extend my sincere sympathy to all of you.
Message from Stuart and Donna Alton2023-10-22 20:48:25
Our sincere sympathy to Coconut and the Adams family. Dave was witty and that sheepish grin he had after giving his funny one liners. You just knew he was laughing underneath. Hold onto those fond memories as it will be those memories that get you thru the days ahead.
Message from Wayne & Christine (Inglis) Barker2023-10-22 19:43:23
Dear Aunt Pauline, Andrea, Caroline, Mary Lou, Janet and Colleen. We were very sad to hear of David's passing, our deepest condolences to you and all of your family members. Wayne & Chrissy
Message from Kim & David Ross2023-10-22 19:34:21
Our Deepest Sympathy to the Adams Family in the sudden passing of David. He will be missed.
Message from June Gilchrist and Family2023-10-22 17:41:15
My sincere condolences to the family and friends of David in his sudden passing. He will be missed and I will cherish memories of his Elementary School years. You are in my thoughts and prayers. June
Message from Joe & Joanne Ducharme ( Laidlaw)2023-10-22 15:03:50
Our sincere sympathy to The Adams family at this sad time.
Message from Bill and Suzanne Andrew2023-10-22 10:27:54
We were very sorry to learn about the sudden passing of Dave, and know that he will be sadly missed. Sincere condolences to all of his family.
Message from Doug and Nancy Aitchison2023-10-22 09:15:09
Our condolences to the families.
Message from John Martin 2023-10-22 08:13:54
Pauline and the entire Adams family we were very saddened to hear of Dave’s passing; our sincere sympathies. He will be missed, he was a terrific neighbour and friend. John and family.
Message from david duggan2023-10-22 07:13:30
I had such a lovely visit this summer at the farm and a nice conversation with David. I will remember that visit always. My thoughts go out to Aunt Pauline and all my wonderful cousins.
Message from Heather Inglis2023-10-21 21:23:20
Aunt Pauline, Andrea, Caroline, Mary Lou, Janet and Colleen. I am sorry to hear of Dave’s passing. I send my sympathy at this sad time. Heather
Message from Cheryl daugharty2023-10-21 21:03:29
I am so very sorry for your loss of Dave. He was such a kind, gentle man. John, Dave and I had a lot of good times together and I will always remember his laugh, his smile and just him. Please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Message from Joan pollard 2023-10-21 20:15:20
My deepest sympathy to Mrs Adams and all the Adams family on David’s passing,, so sorry we are away but thoughts and prays are with you all at yet another sad time