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Joseph Tyler Adams

August 28, 1988 ~ November 21, 2017 (age 29)

Age 29 of Wheelersburg, passed away on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at SOMC in Portsmouth.  He was born on August 28, 1988 in Portsmouth to Theodore R. and Nanita Sue (Litz) Adams.  A 2007 graduate of Wheelersburg High School, Tyler was a High School State Qualifier in tennis and also played soccer.  He attended college at Baldwin Wallace in Cleveland where he also played tennis and was currently attending Shawnee State University.  Tyler loved animals, especially his two furry canine friends, Nessie and Meeko.

He is survived by his wife, Tara Adams of Wheelersburg; parents, Ted and Suzy Adams of Wheelersburg; brother, T. Johnpaul Adams of Roanoke, VA; grandmother, Joan Litz of Wheelersburg; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Greg and Diana Moore of Wayne, WV; special aunts, Terrie Sparks and Evette Fields. 

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at D.W. SWICK-NELSON FUNERAL HOME in Wheelersburg.  Interment will follow at Memorial Burial Park in Wheelersburg.  Friends may call from 4 – 7 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home and one hour before the service on Saturday.  Online condolences may be shared at

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