Entered into eternal rest October 21, 2011, cherished husband of Betty G. (nee Lee); father of Gloria A. Owens of Summerdale, AL; loving brother of Wilma Graham, Kwennie (Lavan) Snell, Aubrey (Joyce) Adams and Rev. Joseph Adams Sr.; nephew of Rev. and Mrs. Eddie Adams of Niagara Falls, NY; also survived by three grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends Thursday, 11 AM at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 665 Michigan Ave., where funeral services will follow at 12 noon. Rev. Larry Harris officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery.