Jesse Dale Adams was born Nov. 12, 2003, in Fairview, Okla.
He was raised in Newton most of his life, before his family moved to Knoxville in September of 2018. Jesse enjoyed running cross country while in Newton. He was currently in the eighth grade at Knoxville Middle School. He liked playing video games and listening to music. Jesse was mechanically inclined and liked the challenge of building and repairing things.
Jesse passed away Friday, April 12, 2019, at his home at the age of 15 years.
Those left to cherish Jesse’s memory include his parents, Kristina Clayton and Daniel Clayton; siblings, Charles Bowen and Jeanetta Clayton; grandparents, Geneva Belcher, Roy Adams, Edith Muta, Phil Muta, Richard Clayton and Kay Clayton; aunt, Carol Adams; cousin, Dakota Adams; cousin, Brantley Adams; and many other aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A funeral service for Jesse will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17 at the Celebrate Church. Burial will follow in the Graceland Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family to be designated at a later date. Bybee and Davis Funeral Home is handling arrangements and online condolences may be left at BertrandFuneralHomes.com.