Christopher Troy Adams

Christopher Troy Adams, 45, of Hilliard, Fla., passed away June 6, 2019 in Jacksonville, Fla.

He was born July 27, 1973 in Norwalk, Conn. and attended Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Conn. As a young man, Chris attained the rank of Eagle Scout, which began his love for hiking and outdoor activities with his family. Through dedication and commitment, Chris’ passion for the aviation industry was demonstrated by graduating with his A&P (Airframe and Powerplant) license from Lively Tech in Tallahassee, Fla., earning his own pilot’s license, and actively serving the aviation industry with Piedmont, FlightStar, and Stambaugh Aviation for 23 years.

Chris is survived by his wife, Julie Adams; parents, Herb and Gloria Adams; children, Kasie Lasserre, Curtiss Lasserre, Troy Adams, and Samantha Adams; a sister, Stacy Adams Coburn; and a brother, Shawn Adams.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Hilliard with Rev. Josh Tillman officiating.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Chris’ memory to the First Baptist Church of Hilliard, located at 15850 C.R. 108, Hilliard, FL 32046.

Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at

Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home


Mailing Address:
PO Box 16766
Fernandina Beach, FL 32035

Physical Address:
511 Ash Street

Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Phone: (904) 261-3696
Fax: (904) 261-3698