November 11, 1974 ~ March 24, 2021

Born in: Anderson, IN
Resided in: Anderson, IN

Ryan Adams, age 46, of Anderson, passed away on March 24, 2021. He was born on November 11, 1974 to Jack Adams and Patricia (Shipley) Brashear.

Ryan was a graduate of Madison Heights High School, then later obtained a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Science. During his youth, he became a published poet in Madison County. He was a an outgoing, hard-working, and kind-hearted man who was giving to a fault. He believed in paying it forward whenever he could. Throughout his life, he loved to ride dirt bikes, listening to all kinds of music, but most of all he loved loving his wife Darrah. They had a love that very few will ever find, and he was extremely proud to be a husband. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Ryan is survived by his loving wife Darrah Adams; children Amber Adams, Ryan Adams Jr., and Jada Adams; stepchildren Jaxon Everman and Jocelyn Everman; brother Jason Adams; father Jack Adams (Marilyn); special Uncle Joe; friends Rick Dowden, Tim Hamilton, and Willie Ford; dog Rue; and extended family.

He is preceded in death by his mother Patricia (Shipley) Brashear and maternal/paternal grandparents.

A viewing will be held on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 from 12-2pm at Legacy Cremation and Funeral Service – Anderson.


Visitation: March 31, 2021 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Legacy - Anderson
504 W. Ninth St.
Anderson, IN 46016

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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Eddie Beagles and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

  2. I am so sorry for your loss. My aunt Debbie was married to Jack so Ryan and Jason were my cousins and still consider them family.

    My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. He will be greatly missed.

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