Frank Classen Adams, 51, of Dayton, Ohio passed away on June 5, 2013 in Dayton. He was born on February 14, 1962 in Ozark to his parents, Lawrence and Lucy Catherine (Classen) Adams. He worked as an Aeronautical engineer for Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth, Tex. for 22 years and worked with the United States Air Force for the last three years in Dayton, Ohio.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Lucy Adams and brother-in-law Jimmy Rainwater.

Rosary service was held at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 14 at Roller Funeral Home Chapel in Paris.

Funeral Mass was held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 15 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Paris, officiated by Fr. Eugene Luke O.S.B. Burial was in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery following cremation under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Sign online guestbook at

He is survived by his sisters, Martha Ann Slinkard of Biloxi, Miss. and Laura Kay Rainwater of Paris; brothers, Stephen Matthew Adams of Fort Smith, David Lawrence Adams of Paris, and Jon Richard Adams of Fort Smith.

Pallbearers were Damian Elsken, Kenny Koch, Eric Rainwater, Chad Rainwater, Adam Rainwater and Chris Adams.