Adam Thomas Ainsworth, 24, died Thursday, March 27, 2008 at Magee General Hospital, Magee.
Services were held Saturday, March 29, from Goodwater Baptist Church, Magee, with interment in the Goodwater Baptist Church cemetery.
Mr. Ainsworth attended Magee Public Schools through the eighth grade, and graduated with honors from West Lauderdale High School in 2002. He attended Mississippi College in Clinton, receiving a bachelor’s degree in Biology research in 2006. He continued his studies in graduate school at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, and then at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, MS until his illness interrupted his studies.
Adam was an Eagle Scout and a member of Parkway Baptist Church in Clinton, MS. While at Mississippi College, he was a member of the Shawreth Service Club and participated in the London Study Semester program. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Thomas O. Tanner, Jr., of Hazlehurst.
Survivors include: parents, Randy and Janice Ainsworth of Magee; sister, Rachel Ainsworth, of Birmingham, AL; grandparents, Wiley and Rose Ainsworth of Magee, and Ruth Ann Tanner of Hattiesburg.