Ronald “Ron” Gene Adams

Ronald “Ron” Gene Adams, 79 of Zanesville died peacefully at 5:36 AM  Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at his residence following a short illness.

He was born August 9, 1943 in Zanesville the son of Charles Raymond Adams and  Margaret Marie (Snyder) Adams.

Early in his adult career, Ron was a self-employed home builder. He later started his own roofing company, Ron Adams Roofing, where he was owner & operator for many years until he retired. He did enjoyed golfing and hunting when he was not working.

Ron is survived by his daughter, Julie (Rusty) Jordan and a son, Brad (Keri) Adams; a granddaughter, Kylee Adams; step grandsons, Ryan Jordan & Micah Jordan; numerous nieces, nephews & friends, including special friend, Bessie Wheeler. In addition to his parents, He was preceded in death by his 8 siblings, Lloyd, Richard, David, Larry, Shirley, Jane, Marjorie, and Ned.

A celebration of Ron’s life will be held later.

The Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home, 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is in charge of the arrangements. To share memories and condolences with Ronald’s family please visit